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Open Postdoctoral Positions

Faculty Sponsor Department Appointment Start Date

A postdoctoral/scientist position is open for a highly motivated applicant who has experience in molecular biology, and in particular stem cell biology and exosomes, at the Interventional Regenerat

Cristina Alvira

The Laboratory of Cristina Alvira, MD within the Center for Excellence in Pulmonary Biology at Stanford University School of Medicine is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellow in pulmonar

Pediatrics Until filled
Steven Asch

Our health care system continues to change rapidly, demanding a broader focus on populations, value and service over generating visits.  This new joint Stanford/Intermountain Fellowship aims to tra

July 1st, 2020
Rosa Bacchetta

The Bacchetta laboratory has an opening for a highly motivated, self-driven postdoctoral fellow with background knowledge in immunology and a strong interest in translational research and gene and

Pediatrics 2019 (currently open)
Jack Baker

The Stanford Urban Resilience Initiative (SURI) seeks a Postdoctoral Scholar to help grow the portfolio of the initiative.

Civil & Environmental Engineering January 1, 2020 (negotiable)
Alice Bertaina

The Bertaina Laboratory has an open position for a highly creative and motivated postdoctoral fellow with a strong interest in stem cell transplantation and immunology.

Alice Bertaina

The Bertaina Laboratory has an open position for a highly creative and motivated postdoctoral fellow with a strong interest in stem cell transplantation and immunology.

Pediatrics November 1st, 2019
James Brooks

A postdoctoral fellowship position is available immediately in the laboratory of James Brooks in the Department of Urology.  The laboratory uses genomic approaches to understand urological malignan

Urology Immediate
Suzan Carmichael

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Maternal and Perinatal Health at Stanford University School of Medicine

09/01/19 (negotiable)
Steven Chang

We are seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Scholar to join our research team in the Department of Neurosurgery at Stanford.

2019.09.09 or dependent on funding
Inma Cobos

The laboratory of Dr. Inma Cobos is recruiting enthusiastic and motivated postdoctoral researchers to study neurodegenerative disorders.

Pathology Until filled
Hongjie Dai

A postdoctoral position is available in Prof. Hongjie Dai's group in the area of nanomedicine, molecular and nanoscience based near-infrared and infrared imaging and theranostics.

Chemistry 01/06/2020
Heike Daldrup-Link

The Pediatric Molecular Imaging team at Stanford ( has an opening for a postdoctoral researcher with expertise in MR physics .

Radiology: Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS) November 1, 2019
Dubra Alfredo

The Byers Eye Institute at Stanford is seeking a highly motivated PhD in Computer Science, Vision Science, Electrical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering with strong background on image processin

Various Professors

The Department of Applied Physics invites applications for the 2020 Karel Urbanek and the Marvin Chodorow Postdoctoral Fellowships.

Applied Physics September 1, 2020
Various Faculty

The Stanford Bits and Watts Initiative invites applications for the 2020 Postdoctoral Fellowships, sponsored by State Grid Corporation of China.

Precourt Institute for Energy Autumn 2020
Various Faculty

The newly formed Data Science Institute at Stanford University seeks recent Ph.D.

Data Science Institute September 1, 2020
Wendy Fantl

The Fantl Lab at Stanford University School of Medicine studies human tumors with translational endpoints with the over-arching goal to dramatically shorten the time from bench to bedside.

Urology Flexible
Sarah Fletcher

Meagan Mauter and Sarah Fletcher are jointly hiring a Postdoctoral Position in Water Resources Planning.

Steven Foung

The Foung laboratory in the Department of Pathology is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in determining immune correlates of protection against hepatitis C virus.

Pathology January 13, 2020
Sanjiv Sam Gambhir

A postdoctoral position is available in the Precision Health and Integrated Diagnostics Center at Stanford (PHIND) headed by Dr. Sam Gambhir MD PhD.

Erin Gibson

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Neuroscience

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences February 2020
Michael Gisondi

The Precision Education and Assessment Lab (PEARL) is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to work in the Department of Emergency Medicine on a predictive learning analytics project sponsored by the Ameri

Emergency Medicine January 2020
Claudia K. Petritsch

The Glial and Glioma Stem Cell Laboratory led by Claudia Petritsch, PhD,  focuses on oligodendrocyte precursor cells (OPCs) and glioma cells and addresses how OPCs decide on whether to self-renew o

Neurosurgery 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2020
Antonio Hardan

Postdoctoral Translational Research Fellowship in Autism
Location: Stanford Autism Center at Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford University

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences 2020
Zihuai He

Up to three postdoctoral positions available for candidates with prior training in statistics, biostatistics, computer science, bioinformatics or a closely related area, to develop novel statistical and computational methods motivated by Alzheimer’s disease genetics.

Neurology & Neurological Sciences Until filled
Zihuai He

The labs of Keith Van Haren MD (Depts of Neurology & Pediatrics) and Zihuai He PhD (Depts of Neurology & Medicine) at Stanford University have a postdoctoral position available for candidates with prior training in bioinformatics, cell metabolism, epigenetics, immunology, or systems biology.

Neurology & Neurological Sciences Until filled
Allyson Hobbs

The Program in African & African American Studies (AAAS) at Stanford University invites applications for its Postdoctoral Visiting Fellows Program.

African & African American Studies 09-01-2019
Ian Hodder

The Stanford Archaeology Center announces a postdoctoral position in any area of archaeology with a preference for applicants working on global heritage.  The main focus of the fellowship will be o

Archaeology Center January 6, 2020
Hua Tang

Two statistical genetics postdoctoral positions are open in Dr. Hua Tang’s group in the Department of Genetics, Stanford University.

Genetics Until filled
Rob Jackson

Global Energy Consumption and Human Wellbeing

Earth System Science 9/15/19; Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Please apply by September 1st, 2019, for full consideration.
Rishee Jain

The Stanford Urban Informatics Lab & SLAC Grid Integration, Systems, and Mobility (GISMo) group are seeking a post-doctoral fellow to work on the Department of Energy sponsored Impact of Demand

Civil & Environmental Engineering 9/30/2019
Joshua Knowles

Postdoctoral fellowship in cardiovascular medicine - Stanford University School of Medicine

Medicine: Cardiovascular Medicine ASAP
Jim Leape

The Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions (COS) and the Stockholm Resilience Centre (SRC) seek multiple Postdoctoral Fellows to work at the intersection of environmental science, sustainability, and

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment March/April 2020
Craig Levin

Research Opportunities:  Postdoctoral Fellow Opening

Ronglih Liao

There are postdoctoral positions (PhD and/or MD trained) at Stanford University School of Medicine in the Cardiac Muscle Research Laboratory (CMRL) of Dr. Ronglih Liao.

Cardiovascular Institute 10/1/2019
Y. Joyce Liao

Stanford Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Eye-Brain Research

Ophthalmology ASAP
Y. Joyce Liao

Postdoctoral Fellowship: Vision, Attention, Function

Ophthalmology ASAP
Aaron Lindenberg

The Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Sciences (SIMES) invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in the area of computational materials science.

SLAC: Stanford Institute for Materials & Energy Sciences (SIMES)
Jonathan Long

The Long laboratory, jointly affiliated with the Dept.

Pathology Until filled
Vinit Mahajan


Ophthalmology ASAP
Robbie Majzner

The laboratory of Dr.

Pediatrics Flexible
Everett Meyer

This position is in a laboratory within the Stanford Blood and Marrow Transplantation Division in the Department of Medicine with a research focus on pre-clinical models of immune tolerance and imm

Medicine 10/1/2019
Mark Nicolls

Title: Postdoctoral fellow
Location: Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Job description

Medicine: Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine N/A
Daibhid O Maoileidigh

The Ó Maoiléidigh laboratory in the Department of Otolaryngology at Stanford University School of Medicine is seeking Postdoctoral Scholars interested in computational and mathematical modeling of

Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery) Open until filled
Jelena Obradovic

Title:  Postdoctoral Associate
Affiliation: SPARK Lab, Graduate School of Education, Stanford University
Position: Full-Time
Salary: 65K plus benefits

Ramasamy Paulmurugan

A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available immediately in the Molecular Imaging Program/Canary Center at Stanford, Stanford University School of Medicine.

Radiology: Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS) Immediately
Gary Peltz

Post-doctoral Fellow: Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Anesthesia TBD
Various Professors

The Stanford King Center on Global Development’s Postdoctoral Fellows Program offers fellowships to outstanding new PhDs who have a demonstrated ability to generate high quality, policy relevant re

Fall 2020
Rajan Puri

The Workplace Health and Innovation Laboratory (WHIL lab) is a newly-launched interdisciplinary research laboratory focused around the realization of new and novel ideas from within the Stanford co

Medicine As soon as possible