Positions

To Apply

We are seeking talented, highly motivated individuals to join our group. The number of open positions depends on funding levels. Please compile the following documents in a single pdf file and upload with the application form here:

a) a brief statement of your experience, career plan, and reason for applying
b) a CV with publications and research experience
c) a copy of your transcripts
d) any relevant information about yourself

Postdoctoral Fellows

Ideal candidates will have a record of scientific rigor, creativity, and ability to work in teams, with a strong publication record in peer-reviewed scientific journals. They will have a strong background in biomedical and/or mechanical engineering, computational modeling methods, stem cell biology, cell and molecular biology, and be familiar with mammalian cell culture and in vivo experimentation. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. The individual will be required to work as part of an multidisciplinary team under time constraints with an ability to move several projects forward in parallel. Proficiency in English is required.

Graduate Students

We are looking for highly motivated and intelligent students who enjoy working in fast-paced team setting. We can only accept students who have already been admitted to NYU Tandon School of Engineering. The number of open PhD positions depends on current funding levels. Please apply directly to the department that suits your background. We accept a limited number of MS students, who are already enrolled at NYU, to work on individual research projects. For more information contact Prof. Castillo at alesha.castillo@nyu.edu.

Medical Fellows and Students

Please send your application pdf to Prof. Castillo as listed above.

Undergraduate Students

We are looking for motivated and hard-working undergraduate researchers to join our group with the goal of contributing significantly to co-authored publications. We accept both year-round students and summer students through the NYU Undergraduate Summer Research Program. For more information contact Prof. Castillo at alesha.castillo@nyu.edu.

High School Students

We accept high school students during the summer months on a limited basis through the NYU ARISE Program.