Research laboratory of Lei Wang, PhD
Chemical Biology Laboratory

Open Positions

Postdoctoral positions

Two postdoctoral positions are currently available. Research directions are genetically encoding unnatural amino acids 1) to investigate protein modification and signaling in vivo and 2) to generate new protein properties and biological functions for therapeutic applications. See Publications for examples, and inquiries are welcome. We seek candidates with knowledge and research experience in molecular biology, chemical biology, biochemistry, cell biology, or synthetic biology, and who are innovative and highly motivated. Salary will be paid according to the NIH guideline.

Please send CV, cover letter (a brief summary of your research and reasons why you are interested in the position), and three references to:

Lei Wang, PhD
Chemical Biology and Proteomics Laboratory
UCSF SCRB Box 3122
555 Mission Bay Blvd S Rm 452X
San Francisco CA 94158


We welcome students from Chemistry and Chemical Biology (CCB), TETRAD, Bioengineering, Biomedical Sciences, and Neuroscience programs to rotate and join our group. For more info about ongoing research projects, feel free to contact Lei Wang and visit our lab (Smith Cardiovascular Research Building, room 482 and room 414).