Open Positions

The Gerecht Lab is looking to hire motivated individuals to join our team! Check out our open positions below!

Postdoctoral Position

We are looking for a Postdoctoral Associate to conduct applied research and development in the area of microphysiological systems, tissue engineering, and stem cell biology. The majority of the candidate’s focus will be on developing and using stem cells and microfluidics to generate mature and functional vascular tissues. This work will be completed as part of our multidisciplinary team studying the interactions between cells and their microenvironments with the long-term goal of understanding how human tissues respond to extracellular insults toward the development of countermeasures and therapeutics. This position is available starting immediately with a 1-year term and an opportunity for additional annual renewal contingent on performance and funding availability. The posting is open until May of 2024 and we are happy to invite motivated applicants to apply here!

Associate in Research Position

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our interdisciplinary research program as an Associate in Research at the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Duke University. The Associate in Research will be part of a collaborative team to establish and implement research protocols for complex and/or multiple research studies with a focus on cell and molecular biology. They will provide scientific  training, grants and reporting support, and other management responsibilities in support of the research activities of the lab. As part of a study team, they will also collaborate with trainees, develop protocols, and supervise study-related activities for one or more ongoing studies. This posting is open until May 2024 and interested individuals should apply here!