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Faculty positions

The LSI uses a targeted recruitment strategy for potential faculty who will complement and enhance the overall research direction of its existing faculty. Recruitment is in partnership with other university schools and colleges and LSI faculty members hold joint appointments with tenure-granting academic departments. 

Post-doctoral fellows

The LSI Fellows program supports post-doctoral researchers who demonstrate extraordinary promise. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Contact individual labs of interest for more information.

Research positions

LSI jobs are typically assigned to the Research or Research Fellow career family. 

Please search for current openings.

Undergraduate research positions

Undergraduate students are encouraged to contact the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program for potential positions at the LSI. UROP creates partnerships between first- and second-year students and U-M faculty.

Undergraduate summer fellowship

The LSI sponsors a summer internship program through a partnership with the Perrigo Company of Allegan, Mich. The Perrigo Undergraduate Fellowship allows highly qualified undergraduates to spend the summer working in a laboratory in the LSI for hands-on experience with our world-class faculty.