The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is recruiting early-career researchers to lead labs at its Janelia Research Campus in Ashburn, Virginia. Our labs are small, internally funded, highly collaborative, and assisted by generous support from on-site support teams. Postdoctoral experience is not required. We have three yearly application deadlines: December 1, April 1, and August 1.
Applications must include a CV, letters of recommendation, and up to three manuscripts or publications. In addition, please submit a vision statement proposing your research, as well as short statements on your approach to collaboration, mentorship, and diversity in science. For more details about our application requirements and to learn more about our research areas – Mechanistic Cognitive Neuroscience, Molecular Tools and Imaging, and Computation and Theory – visit Janelia.org/groupleader.
We are committed to a culture of inclusion on campus and invite applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds.