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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Jesse Engreitz

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Engreitz, Jesse
Other Mentor(s) if Applicable: 
Marlene Rabinovitch
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
Initial 2 years then reappointment possible
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Email Michelle Ameri at mfox1 at

Does this position pay above the required minimum?: 
No. The expected base pay for this position is the Stanford University required minimum for all postdoctoral scholars appointed through the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs. The FY24 minimum is $71,650.
Pay Range: 

Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Marlene Rabinovitch-Jesse Engreitz

The laboratory of Dr. Marlene Rabinovitch, Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) and Jesse Engreitz, Assistant Professor of Genetics is seeking a highly motivated and accomplished postdoctoral scholar to join their team of investigators in conjunction with the Basic Science and Engineering (BASE) Initiative of the Children's Heart Center at Stanford University to work on a novel approach to gene editing in congenital heart and pulmonary vascular diseases.
The successful applicant will be immersed in cutting-edge bioinformatic tools applied to high throughput gene editing and other multiomic technologies.  These are applied to vascular and animal models of human congenital heart and vascular diseases. The project encompasses uncovering novel mechanisms of gene regulation, iPSC generated bioengineered blood vessels, transgenic mouse models of disease, single cell RNA Sequencing and high dimensional single cell mapping of tissues. Please consult our websites for more details.
All our projects offer opportunities for co-mentoring in Vascular Biology and Genetics

Required Qualifications: 

• Have acquired formal training during their doctoral studies in bioinformatic analyses of large datasets
as well as cellular and molecular biology.
• Be highly creative, rigorous, collegial and a great team player
• Holders of either PhD and/or MD degrees are welcomed to apply.
• Qualified non-US residents/citizens are also welcomed to apply.

Required Application Materials: 

• Curriculum vitae (biographical sketch) that includes details on your:
• education and training to date
• visa status (if applicable)
• bibliography of any publications
• names of 3 references who may be contacted

• A brief personal statement describing how research interests will be pursued during training at Stanford is recommended


Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.