How to Join the Lab

How to apply for a Postdoc Position:

  • Please send a Cover Letter, CV, and Letters of Recommendation to our Principal Investigator, Frank Pugh, at bfp2@psu.edu

How to apply to a Graduate Program:

How to apply to the Laboratory Staff:

  • Generally, the lab hires for new staff in February and March each year.
  • If interested in a position please visit the Penn State Jobs Webpage.
  • Prerequisites: Basic laboratory training in molecular biology either through course work or through prior laboratory experience.

How to apply to the Computational Staff:

  • If interested in a position in our lab please visit the Penn State Jobs Webpage for staff job posting details.  Search for “Frank Pugh”.

How to apply to the Undergraduate Independent Research (496):

How to apply for Short-Term employment:

  • We have wage payroll positions for “Laboratory Assistants” who are usually undergraduate students working part-time assisting the wet bench technicians or else working in support of the bioinformatics team.    Please visit the Penn State Jobs Webpage for Laboratory Assistants job posting details.
  • Unfortunately, logistical difficulties and ramp-up time currently preclude us from taking on individuals for less than one year for full-time staff appointments.