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Open Postdoctoral Positions

Faculty Sponsor Department Appointment Start Date
Iram Ahmad

The Ahmad lab is seeking postdoctoral fellows interested in working on brain imaging and hearing loss.

Brian Bateman

Our research team is looking for a postdoctoral scholar interested in studying the use of pain medicines and/or substance use disorders among pregnant and postpartum individuals.

Anesthes, Periop & Pain Med Flexible start date
Eran Bendavid

Extreme Temperatures and Population Health
January 2024

As soon as postdoc identified
Edward Bertaccini

The Bertaccini Lab within the Stanford Department of Anesthesiology seeks an individual at the postdoctoral level with interest and expertise in molecular modeling related to protein homology model

Anesthes, Periop & Pain Med July 1, 2024
Jef Caers

Mineral-X is offering a postdoctoral fellow position in computational geoscience within the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences at Stanford Uni

Earth & Planetary Sciences July 15, 2024
Anne Charity Hudley

The Black Academic Development Lab at Stanford University, Anne H. Charity Hudley, Ph.D., PI, seeks to hire a postdoctoral fellow in the language, literacy, and culture of African Americans. The successful candidate will be proficient in African American Language and have an active research program related to the language, literacy, and culture of African Americans. They should have experience with mixed methods research in the humanistic social science tradition. As a portion of the position will be editorial in nature, they should possess careful revision and editorial skills and attention to detail across Black language varieties.

Graduate School of Education September 15, 2024
Benjamin Chung

The Stanford Urologic Cancer Epidemiology Lab, led by Associate Professor of Urology Dr. Benjamin I. Chung at Stanford University, is seeking a talented scientist to join the research team.

Urology Flexible
Ximena Corso Díaz

Our lab is interested in elucidating molecular mechanisms that control transcriptional programs in neuronal cells with the aim of preventing/reversing neurodegeneration.

Ophthalmology ASAP
Yi Cui

Tackling climate change is a defining challenge of the 21st century. The transition to a low-carbon energy system will solve about three-fourths of the climate problem.

Materials and Energy Sciences September 1, 2025
Charles DeBoer

A fully funded postdoctoral fellowship is available in the Ophthalmic Microsystems Laboratory at Stanford, which is led by Charles DeBoer, MD, PhD in the Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford Unive

Ophthalmology Immediately available
Katherine Ferrara

One Postdoctoral Fellow position in the area of peptide chemistry or radiochemistry is available immediately in the Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS), Stanford University School of Medic

Radiology-MIPS Immediately
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, Med: Biomedical Informatics Research (BMIR), Biomedical Data Sciences, Health Policy Flexible
Jeffrey Goldberg

A fully-funded postdoctoral fellowship is available in the laboratory of Jeffrey Goldberg, MD, PhD in the Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr.

Ophthalmology ASAP
Cornelius Groenewald

Our postdoctoral research fellowship program is dedicated to preparing scholars for an academic career in the domains of pediatric perioperative, pain, sleep, and/or opioid research.

Anesthes, Periop & Pain Med Flexible Start Date
Wei Gu

Our lab is leveraging a new methylation profiler that enriches methylation markers genome-wide to find diagnostic, prognostic markers for cancer and other diseases.

Pathology negotiable for 2024
Summer Han

Postdoctoral fellows in cancer epidemiology to conduct real-world evidence studies in oncology using causal inference methods to examine efficient surveillance and treatment strategies using an int

Med: Biomedical Informatics Research (BMIR), Epidemiology and Population Health, Biomedical Data Sciences, Neurosurgery September 1, 2024 (Flexible)
Ngan Huang

Postdoctoral Opening in Dr. Ngan Huang’s Laboratory for Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine:

Cardiothoracic Surgery 02/01/2024
Ruth Huttenhain

The Huttenhain Lab at Stanford University is looking for postdoctoral fellows to study mechanisms of intracellular signal integration through G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs).

Molecular & Cellular Phys Start date is negotiable.
Inês Azevedo

The Climate and Energy Policy Program (CEPP) of Stanford’s Woods Institute for the Environment and the Bits & Watts Initiative of Stanford’s Precourt Institute for Energy invite applications fo

Woods Institute, Precourt Institute for Energy, Energy Science Engineering September 1, 2024
Ramesh Johari

We are seeking a postdoctoral researcher with a focus on developing statistical, machine learning, and causal inferential methods with applications in health care.

Mgmt Sci & Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Ped: Endocrinology September 2024
Brian Kim

The Kim Laboratory at Stanford University seeks a highly motivated postdoctoral research associate with a background in toxicology, molecular biology and genetics,  with strong preference for profi

Med: Cardiovascular Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute ASAP
Brian Kim

The CLEAN Lab at Stanford University is seeking a highly motivated and talented Postdoctoral Scholar to join our dynamic research team.

Med: Cardiovascular Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute ASAP
James Korndorffer

To view the actual position listing, please visit the Goodman Surgical Education Center's website:

Surg: General Surgery July 1, 2025
Emily Kraus

The Female Athlete Science and Translational Research (FASTR) Program led by Dr. Emily Kraus is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in female athlete health and performance.

Orthopedic Surgery Summer 2025 (flexible)
Leanne Williams


Psyc: Behavioral Medicine As soon as possible
Percy Liang

We are seeking a postdoctoral researcher to research the governance of foundation models as part of a new focused initiative on AI policy.

HumanCentered Artificial Inte As soon as possible
Joseph Liao

We are inviting applications for a full-time postdoctoral scholar with a strong computational background and interest in leading the development of clinical deep learning and other machine learning

Urology ASAP
Yaping Joyce Liao

We have an opening for a full-time postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Y. Joyce Liao, M.D. Ph.D.

Ophthalmology Immediately available
Li Liu

The Stanford Archaeology Center announces a postdoctoral position for an archaeobotanist with experience in analyses of micro- and/or macro-remains (phytolith, starch granules, and seeds) and lab m

Archaeology 09/01/2024
Wendy Liu

We have an opening for a full-time postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Wendy Liu, MD, PhD in the Department of Ophthalmology at Stanford University to conduct collaborative projects in vision

Wendy Liu

We have an opening for a full-time postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Wendy Liu, MD, PhD in the Department of Ophthalmology at Stanford University to conduct collaborative projects in vision

Ophthalmology Immediately available
Nathan Lo

The Lo Lab at Stanford University seeks skilled postdoctoral scholars to join our research team.

Med: Infectious Diseases Available immediately
Susanna Loeb

Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Susanna Loeb
SCALE Postdoctoral Fellow: NSSA Project, Professor Susanna Loeb

Graduate School of Education August 1, 2024
Vinit Mahajan

We have an opportunity in Dr. Vinit Mahajan's lab to perform and direct advanced genetic, genome engineering and stem cell research related to developmental biology and retinal disease.

Ophthalmology Immediately available
Ivana Maric

We are looking for a scholar with research interests in applications of machine learning to health, interested to pursue a Postdoctoral Fellowship at Stanford University, School of Medicine in Palo

Pediatrics As soon as the postdoc is identified
VJ Periyakoil

We are accepting applications through July 1, 2024. Please apply ASAP if interested. 

Med: Primary Care and Population Health As soon as the postdoc is identified
Trung Pham

The Trung Pham laboratory at Stanford University ( is seeking highly motivated scientists for postdoctoral fellow

Pediatrics negotiable
H. Westley Phillips

The Phillips Pediatric Research and Innovations in the Molecular Genetics of Epilepsy (P2RIME) laboratory lead by H.

Neurosurgery Available Immediately
Tino Pleiner

The Pleiner lab at Stanford University is looking for postdoctoral fellows to study the mechanism of membrane protein biogenesis and quality control at the h

Molecular & Cellular Phys As soon as possible
Nilam Ram

In collaboration with The Stanford Center on Longevity we seek Postdoctoral Scholars for a full time, 1 year (potentially renewable)  appointment in th

Psychology, Epidemiology and Population Health Flexible
Allan Reiss

The Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research at Stanford University is currently seeking a highly motivated and dynamic postdoctoral fellow to join their team.

Psyc: Behavioral Medicine Summer 2024
Joelle Rosser

The Rosser lab is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to join a project evaluating the impacts of flooding and trash on infectious disease risk in Indonesia and Fiji.

Med: Infectious Diseases Start date is flexible
Shima Salehi

The Graduate School of Education at Stanford University seeks a Post-Doctoral Scholar to perform independent research in Chemistry Education.

Graduate School of Education summer 2024
Mohammad Shahrokh Esfahani

The Esfahani Lab, located within the Department of Radiation Oncology at Stanford University, is seeking an exceptional individual to join the team and contribute to groundbreaking research in comp

Radiation Oncology August 2024, with the exact date being negotiable
Samuel So

A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Department of Surgery at Stanford University.

Surg: General Surgery January 2025 or earlier
Jenny Suckale

The Department of Geophysics and the Department of Energy Resources Engineering seek a creative individual for a fully-funded, 2-year postdoctoral position to model fluid transport through intercon

Geophysics April 1, 2024
Suzanne Tamang

The Department of Medicine is committed to translating research discoveries into clinical practice to improve health worldwide.

Med: Immunol and Rheumatology Spring 2024
Natalie Torok

Post-doctoral fellow position-Stanford University, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology/Palo Alto VA.
PI: Natalie J. Torok, MD, MSc, FAASLD

Med: Gastroenterology 7/1/24
Tiziana Vanorio

The Rock Physics and Geomaterials Laboratory at Stanford University invites applications for three postdoctoral research associates to join an interdisciplin

Geophysics, Materials Sci & Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering As soon as the right candidates are identified
Jose Vilches-Moure

This Comparative and Experimental Pathology Fellowship is offered by the Department of Comparative Medicine at Stanford University’s School of Medicine.

Comparative Medicine October 1, 2024