Graduate Student Positions:

Accepting rotation students for the 2020-2021 academic year. Please contact Yana to set up a time to discuss available projects. 

Post-doctoral Position:

The lab is recruiting to fill a post-doctoral position in the following research areas. This position is  NIH funded.

Project area 1: Dissection of the cis-regulatory network controlling hair and sweat gland specification and patterning in development and evolution.

Project area 2: Structural basis for variation in developmental enhancer activity during human evolution.

Project area 3: in vitro regeneration of sweat glands.


Interested applicants should send a CV, contact information of three references and a letter detailing your interest in the position  to Yana Kamberov.  Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in biology or related field.  Applicants with a background in developmental biology, enhancer biology, mouse genetics, regenerative biology or evolutionary genetics are especially encouraged to apply.


National Science Foundation

Department of Genetics

Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, USA

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