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Join The Team!

We are seeking talented, creative, and highly motivated researchers at all stages of their careers:

  • Postdocs: We are actively recruiting post-doctoral fellows who have a strong interest and prior training in molecular biology, cell biology or neurobiology. To apply for a postdoctoral position, please send your CV with a statement of interests and three references to Dr. Chen.

  • Graduate students:  We are always seeking inspired, enthusiastic, and curious graduate students to join our group!​ For prospective graduate students interested in the lab, please see the Neuroscience Graduate Program to apply for the graduate program. If you are a UCSD graduate student looking for a lab, email Dr. Chen and we can set up a time to meet.

  • Undergraduate students: Outstanding and inquisitive undergraduate students are welcome in the lab. Please contact Dr. Chen with your prior experience, relevant coursework, and an estimate of how much time you plan to spend in lab (hours/week).


Postdoctoral fellows


Graduate students


Undergraduate students

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