Open Positions

We seek talented and motivated scientists to join our team. We are interested in expanding our team to further our efforts on directing human pluripotent stem cells to functional thymic cells. Projects will include discovery-based research on signals and pathways guiding human stem cell-derived thymic epithelial cell maturation, investigation of human thymic organoids, and functional genomics assessment of immunological tolerance.
Applicants should have a PhD in biomedical sciences with a strong background in stem cell biology, immunology, bioengineering, and/or functional genomics. Ability to work independently in a fast-paced research environment, ability to multitask, and detail oriented data analysis are required. Strong writing, verbal and interpersonal skills are necessary. Our lab is multicultural and supports personal development and work-life balance. Attractive salary and benefits are available based upon relative working experience. Worcester is located an hour away from Boston and offers a good quality of life with plenty and nearby outdoor activities.

Applicants should submit a CV, a statement of research interests, and three references to rene.maehr@umassmed.edu