Graduate students (updated July 2017)

We are actively looking for talented graduate students to join our group. Students must first be accepted to the graduate program at Vanderbilt. We currently recruit students through ChBE, BME, QCB, and IGP. Please contact Dr. Lippmann at with inquiries.

Postdoctoral researchers

We are actively recruiting a postdoctoral researcher to pursue diverse projects in disease modeling and molecular targeting. Candidates must have a PhD in chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, chemistry, biochemistry, neuroscience, or a related field that is relevant to our research areas. Candidates with experience in genetic modification of mammalian cells or selection strategies are of particular interest. In addition to research duties, candidates will be expected to apply for fellowships, assist with grant writing, and supervise and train junior students as part of their professional development. Inquiries should be sent to Dr. Lippmann along with a CV and contact information for 2-3 references.

Undergraduate students (updated July 2017)

We have 1-2 undergraduate research positions to fill in the 2017-18 academic year. We are looking for motivated students with an interest in stem cell applications. Applicants should be majoring in engineering, chemistry, biology, or neuroscience. Preference will be given to candidates who are willing to commit for more than one year, are willing to spend a summer in the lab, and will apply for fellowship support through SyBBURE, VUSRP, or any other relevant programs. Inquiries should be sent by email to Dr. Lippmann along with a resume and a few sentences on research interests.