Join our group!
Highly motivated undergraduates at UMD interested in working in our lab should contact Dr. Duncan. Please submit a brief cover letter describing your research interests (≤ 1 page) and CV in a single PDF. Students from all departments able to spend 10 hrs / week in the lab will be considered. Independent study for credit and completion of an undergraduate thesis is considered only after satisfactory research progress as a volunteer. We are also open to opportunities for full-time student research volunteers in the summer months.
We are actively recruiting graduates students to work in our research group (see research for details on projects). If interested, you should apply to the UMD BioE graduate program or Biophysics graduate program.
We do not have openings for postdoctoral fellows at this time, but applicants with or interested in obtaining external funding are welcome to contact Dr. Duncan. Candidates should have a PhD in Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Biophysics, or a related field and experience with colloidal/surface science, microscopy (e.g. fluorescence, confocal), and image analysis software development. Experience with cell culture and/or molecular biology is a plus. Please submit a cover letter with a brief description of research experience, interests, and career goals (≤ 2 pages), CV with complete list of publications, and contact information for 3 references in a single PDF.