The Shair lab welcomes you!

Our openings are listed below. We encourage you to reach out to us if you are interested in joining our effort.

Post-doctoral Fellow.

Candidates with experience and a track record of scientific accomplishment in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply: genomics, including ChIP-seq, RNA-seq, CRISPR-Cas9 screens and informatics; proteomics/phosphoproteomics; cancer biology; chemical biology; biochemistry; and organic synthesis. We are a scientifically diverse group focused on gaining deep insights into human disease and discovering and advancing the next generation of medicines. Candidates are expected to work in a team-oriented setting and have strong collaborative and communication skills. Must have a PhD or MD.


We encourage talented Harvard University undergraduates to apply.

Graduate students.

The Shair lab accepts graduate students from all programs affiliated with Harvard Integrated Life Sciences (HILS), which includes Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS), Chemical Biology, Biophysics, Chemistry and Chemical Biology (CCB) and Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB).

To apply for Post-doctoral Fellow, Research Assistant and Undergraduate Opportunities.

Please complete the online form or email letter of interest documenting research experience and CV to

Ashley Richardson: