Postdoctoral Associate | Bioengineering, Jackson Laboratory, USA

Postdoctoral Position in USA

Postdoctoral Associate | Bioengineering: The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine is seeking a talented Postdoctoral Associate with expertise in bioengineering and a keen interest in biological research. This role involves innovative 3D bioprinting projects using patient-derived organoids and cell lines to replicate human organs, integrated with organ-on-chip platforms. The position offers a collaborative environment with opportunities for cross-disciplinary research.

Postdoctoral Associate | Bioengineering (3D Bioprinting)

Designation: Postdoctoral Associate

Research Area: Bioengineering (3D Bioprinting)

Location: Farmington, Connecticut


  • Ph.D. in biomedical sciences, biomedical engineering, or a related field.
  • Strong skills in cell and tissue engineering.
  • Training in biomedical engineering, biomaterials, bioprinting, immunoengineering, and cell biology.
  • Preferred experience in microfabrication, 3D printing/bioprinting, biomaterials fabrication, and host-microbiome interactions.
  • At least one first-author publication in a peer-reviewed journal related to bioprinting.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills, and the ability to work independently and collaboratively.

Job Description:
Join the Jalili and Robson Labs at JAX to engage in independent and collaborative research projects focused on 3D bioprinting. Utilize state-of-the-art facilities to create advanced functional organ-level tissues, combining bioprinting with organ-on-chip platforms. Collaborate with experts in bioengineering, biology, immunology, microbiology, and clinical research. Spearhead projects that incorporate bioprinting, microfabrication, organ-on-chip development, organoid culture, microbiome sequencing, and single-cell transcriptomics.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit the following:

  • A cover letter summarizing research training and accomplishments.
  • A personal statement of scientific interests and career goals (1-page maximum).
  • Current CV with publications and contact information for three references.

Submit your application to the Jalili and Robson Labs. We support postdocs with diverse career goals, including academic and non-academic paths, and encourage applications from international candidates, women, and individuals from all backgrounds.

Last Date for Apply: [Specify the date here, if applicable or state “Open until filled”]

JAX Salary:

  • Year 0 – 1: $65,589
  • Year 1 – 2: $67,318
  • Year 2 – 3: $69,095
  • Year 3 – 4: $70,521
  • Year 4 – 5: $72,877
  • Year 5 – 6: $75,569

About JAX:
The Jackson Laboratory is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution with a National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center and nearly 3,000 employees. JAX operates in multiple locations across the United States (Maine, Connecticut, California), Japan, and China, with a mission to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community to improve human health.



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