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Open Postdoctoral Positions

Faculty Sponsor Department Appointment Start Date
Andrew Gentles

The Gentles lab at Stanford University has postdoc positions available for several projects in analyzing genomic and proteomic data in cancer using systems biology approaches.

Pathology Available immediately
Themistocles Assimes

The combined laboratories of Drs.

Med: Cardiovascular Medicine immediate
Paul Bollyky

We are thrilled to announce an opening for a talented postdoctoral scholar to join our team at Stanford.

Med: Infectious Diseases ASAP
Adam Brandt

Open postdoctoral research position in methane detection and mitigation

Energy Science Engineering ASAP
Helen Bronte-Stewart

The Human Motor Control and Neuromodulation Lab under Dr.

Neurology & Neurological Sci Prior to September 2023
Helen Bronte-Stewart

The Human Motor Control and Neuromodulation Lab under Dr.

Neurology & Neurological Sci Flexible (Before September 2023 Preferred)
Erik Brynjolfsson

The Stanford Digital Economy Lab seeks a Postdoc to study ​​AI and the economic implications of aging populations in collaboration with the Stanford Center for Longevity (SCL).

HumanCentered Artificial Inte, Economics Fall 2023
Eugene Butcher

Opportunities are available for outstanding candidates to join a highly innovative project team developing a new understanding of mucosal immunity.

Pathology Immediately
Suzan Carmichael

We are seeking an individual for a postdoctoral fellowship related to maternal and perinatal health who has training and experience in epidemiology or a related field (e.g., PhD or clinician scient

Pediatrics, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics, Epidemiology and Population Health November 1, 2023 (negotiable)
Danton Char

The Anesthesia Department at Stanford Healthcare is recruiting a 2-year fellow for analyzing the ethical and regulatory challenges in evaluating artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML)

Anesthes, Periop & Pain Med, Center for Biomedical Ethics, Biomedical Informatics Applications will be considered on a rolling basis
Jonathan Chen

Healthcare Data Science: Discovering and Distributing the Latent Knowledge Embedded in Clinical Data.

Med: General Internal Medicine, Biomedical Informatics Immediate
Yi Cui

We seek the brightest emerging scientists who are interested in tackling the global energy problem through interdisciplinary approaches.

Precourt Institute for Energy September 1, 2024 [negotiable between July 1 - Sept 1]
Gretchen Daily

The Stanford Natural Capital Project (NatCap) seeks a creative individual for a 2-year postdoc working on habitat-fisheries models and their application.

Biology ASAP
Gretchen Daily

Postdoctoral Scholar in Coral and Mangrove Values and Valuation

Biology ASAP
Gretchen Daily

The Natural Capital Project at Stanford University is recruiting a postdoctoral scholar for a 2-year position to investigate the effects of land use change on vector-borne disease.

Biology Flexible, preference for starting by January, 2024
Eric Darve

Stanford University and the University of Colorado, Boulder have multiple immediate openings for postdoctoral positions in scientific machine learning.

Mechanical Engineering 5/1/2023
John West Day

Human Imaging Postdoctoral Scholar

Neurology & Neurological Sci ASAP. Preferred start date is before summer of 2023 but flexible.
Frederick Dirbas

An institutionally funded post-doctoral position is immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. Frederick Dirbas in the Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology.

Surg: General Surgery ASAP
Chris Field

The Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment is pleased to announce a post-doctoral position on nature-based climate solutions.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to engage wit

Woods Institute 11/01/2023 or once filled
Pascal Geldsetzer

We are looking for a talented researcher with experience in econometric/quasi-experimental approaches for causal effect estimation (e.g., regression discontinuity and difference-in-differences) to

Med: Primary Care and Population Health, Epidemiology and Population Health, Med: PCOR, Biomedical Informatics, Biomedical Data Sciences Negotiable
Paul George

Interested in joining a team exploring how the nervous system recovers from injury and developing new therapies to heal the brain?

Neurology & Neurological Sci Negotiable
Summer Han

Cancer epidemiology, causal inference, cancer screening, and electonic health records 

Biomedical Informatics, Epidemiology and Population Health, Biomedical Data Sciences Dec, 1, 2023 (flexible)
Michael Kapiloff

Retinal Signal Transduction Research: There is an open postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Michael S.

Ophthalmology ASAP
Electron Kebebew, MD

Postdoctoral Scholar position available for highly motivated candidates to join the Department of Surgery at Stanford University School of Medicine starting in March 2022 to learn and train in canc

Surg: General Surgery ASAP
Josh Knowles

The Knowles laboratory employs genetic and genomic methods to study the molecular mechanisms that mediate cardiovascular disease risk and path

Med: Cardiovascular Medicine 9/2023
James Korndorffer

One Position Open for a Current Surgical Resident Interested in Medical Education

Surg: General Surgery July 1, 2024
Quynh-Thu Le

The Le Laboratory has an opening for a highly motivated, self-driven postdoctoral fellow with some background in molecular or cancer biology.

Rad: Radiation Therapy, Radiation Oncology ASAP
Leape Jim

Climate change is creating a health crisis of planetary dimension, with vulnerable populations most at risk.

Woods Institute September 2023
Jim Leape

Climate change is creating a health crisis of planetary dimension, with vulnerable populations most at risk.

Woods Institute September 2023
H. Peter Lorenz

We are seeking a motivated postdoctoral fellow with backgrounds in computer science, biomedical engineering, or mechanical engineering to work alongside Dr.

FuncRes: Plastic & Recons Surg, Radiology-MIPS ASAP. (Applications will be considered on a rolling basis)
David Magnus

We are pleased to announce the Stanford School of Medicine Health Equity Media Fellowship, a new program from Medical Humanities and the Arts.

Center for Biomedical Ethics September 7, 2023-Aug 31, 2024
Michaelle Mayalu

The Mayalu Lab is seeking to fill one postdoctoral research position for experimental work.  This is a great opportunity to work on control theoretic and experimental aspects of model-based design

Mechanical Engineering As soon as possible
Paul McIntryre

Microelectronics Estimates of Energy Efficiency for Algorithms and Software
Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

Postdoctoral position focused on sustainability in computing algorithms and software

This position reports to Sadasivan Shankar Research Technology Manager at SLAC National Laboratory; Adjunct Professor in Stanford Materials Science and Engineering.

SLAC National Accelerator Lab 10/1/2023
Vinod Menon

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University invites applications for post-doctoral positions in speech and communication neuroscience in children with autism spectru

Psyc: Behavioral Medicine
Matteo Molé

Human Embryo Development and Reproductive Organoid Platform Engineering

Gynecology and Obstetrics Immediate, depending on visa status and requirements.
Sanjiv M. Narayan

The opportunity is for a postdoctoral research position to join our active group that develops technology, computational modeling, and mathematical approaches to treat patients with heart rhythm di

Med: Cardiovascular Medicine, Cardiovascular Med Institute 8/1/2023 (negotiable)
Jennifer Newberry

This postdoctoral fellowship will support a collaborative NIH-funded research program between the Department of Emergency Medicine, the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and communi

Surg: Emergency Medicine Summer 2023
Gary Peltz

The Peltz lab at the Stanford University School of Medicine has received NIH funding for two projects, which will develop an AI pipeline for mouse genetic discovery.

Anesthes, Periop & Pain Med ASAP
Tino Pleiner

The Pleiner lab is seeking creative, passionate and independent thinkers to join us as postdocs

Molecular & Cellular Phys Flexible, starting August 2023
Sylvia Plevritis

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Population Outcomes Simulation Modeling at Stanford University

Biomedical Data Sciences August 10, 2023
Kathleen Poston

The Poston Lab, part of the Stanford Movement Disorders Center, under Dr. Kathleen L.

Neurology & Neurological Sci Flexible
Sneha Ramakrishna

A postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr.

TBD (estimated Jan 2024)
Sushma Reddy

The laboratory of Dr Sushma Reddy, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, and the Director of Proteomics Dr Ryan Lieb, PhD, are seeking a highly-motivated and accomplished postdoctoral scholar to j

Ped: Cardiology Immediately
Kacper Rogala

We are looking for driven postdoc candidates with a start-up mentality and a deep interest in deciphering protein mechanisms.

Structural Biology, Chemical and Systems Biology Flexible
Sherri Rose

Multiple Postdoctoral Research Positions in Health Data Science at Stanford

HRP: Health Services Research, FSI Center for Health Policy Flexible start date in 2023 or 2024
Michael Rosen

The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition and Rosen Laboratory is seeking a creative, collaborative, and self-motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to conduct re

Ped: Gastroenterology ASAP
Joshua Salomon

The Prevention Policy Modeling Lab is seeking multiple postdoctoral scholars to join our growing team working in infectious disease policy modeling.

FSI Center for Health Policy As soon as possible
Laura Simons

The Stanford Biobehavioral Pediatric Pain (BPP) lab ( is looking for a motivated investigator to join our team.

Anesthes, Periop & Pain Med September 2023
Upi Singh

The Lab of Dr. Nathan Lo in the Division of Infectious Diseases is thrilled to announce an opening to study genomics of infectious diseases.

Med: Infectious Diseases Available immediately
Upi Singh

The Lab of Dr. Nathan Lo in the Division of Infectious Diseases is thrilled to announce an opening to study transmission and public health control strategies for infectious diseases.

Med: Infectious Diseases Available immediately