Join The Lab

We are always seeking highly motivated students and postdocs with interests in:

  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Developmental Biology
  • Molecular Evolution

We welcome individuals with a broad range of backgrounds in biology or bioinformatics/computational biology.


Candidates interested in joining the lab should e-mail and include:

  1. a cover letter describing your previous research experience and career goals
  2. a curriculum vitae
  3. copies of recent publications (submitted and in preparation manuscripts can also be sent).

Graduate students

Graduate students can join our lab via one of University of Michigan’s graduate programs. Please visit the below websites to find information on how to apply.

Graduate students who have recently been accepted, invited for an interview, or already enrolled at the University of Michigan and are interested in our laboratory, please send an e-mail to

Undergraduate students

Interested students with limited or extensive research experience are welcome to apply to our lab and should send an email to to discuss joining the lab. Interested students at the University of Michigan can join the lab via: