Open positions in the Ley Lab

PhD students

Bacterial lipidomics


Master's students

Master's position in molecular biology



Research technician


Join Us

Our group members have diverse backgrounds and skill sets that they bring to a highly collaborative group. If you are interested in joining the team, please send the following (see contact page):

Postdoctoral fellows are expected to have published, or be in the process of publishing, at least one first-author paper in a good journal. Please send a letter of interest and a CV that includes references.

PhD students can apply through the IMPRS, but we also consider direct applications. Research experience is expected, either through a Master's degree, or other relevant research experience. To apply, please send a cover letter explaining what interests you about the lab along with your CV to

For diploma or master students: please identify a research area of interest and send a cover letter and a CV.

For interns, please send your application at least 4 months in advance.