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The Lieber Institute is a dynamic and innovative organization aimed at the cutting edge of science.

For Prospective Graduate Students

The Lieber Institute is pleased to offer opportunities for graduate level rotations. Rotations are designed to deliver a rich and unique educational experience that will introduce students to the possibility of conducting their thesis work at the Institute. In order to attract a diverse group of talented, motivated, and innovative students, we offer opportunities across the most exciting areas of brain research today. Lieber Institute faculty are associated with a number of Johns Hopkins University graduate training programs including: Neuroscience Training Program; Pharmacology Graduate Program; Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology (BCMB) Graduate Program; Human Genetics Program.

Areas of Research:

  • Stem Cell Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Computational Biology
  • Psychiatric Genetics
  • Animal Models
  • Functional Genomics

Program Information:

  • All applicants MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
  • Graduate students must be currently enrolled in programs with which Lieber Institute faculty are associated.

Application Procedure:

  • Graduate students should reach out to the proposed Lieber Institute faculty supervisor to discuss a rotation.
  • After identifying the supervisor, students should fill out the online application below to initiate paperwork for starting the rotation.