The lab is always seeking energetic, innovative scientists with a strong interest in host-microbe interactions, immunology, microbial ecology, and bioinformatics.

Postdoctoral Fellows:

The lab is recruiting talented, young scientists interested in pursuing a career in the field of Immunology, Microbial Pathogenesis, or Computational Biology. Interested postdoc candidates should send an email to michael.abt@pennmedicine.upenn.edu along with their CV, a brief statement of their research interests, and contact information for up to three references.

Graduate Students:

We are accepting rotation students for the 2018-2019 academic year from all CAMB and IGG UPenn graduate programs. If you are interested in rotating in the lab, please email michael.abt@pennmedicine.upenn.edu to discuss potential rotation projects.

Undergraduate Students:

The lab is open to enthusiastic undergraduate students (freshman thru senior) seeking to gain research experience in a microbiology lab. Summer internship and work-study opportunities are available. Please review the Center for Undergraduate Research & Fellowship (CURF) website for more details.

Research Specialists:

We are seeking research specialists to spearhead our efforts to use next-generation sequencing data to identify causal relationships between the host immune system and surrounding microbial communities. Expertise in R programming and Python coding is a prerequisite. Please email michael.abt@pennmedicine.upenn.edu to get in touch.