Graduate and undergraduate students are welcome to join!

A Postdoctoral Fellow position is immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. Qing Sun in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University. We focus on synthetic biology with advancing designs and applications. Using our expertise in molecular engineering, protein engineering, and microbial consortia engineering, we are developing new techniques to reprogram gut microbiome, protein machinery and biomaterials. Our current application areas include health, environment and energy.

We are looking for a highly motivated, skilled candidate with a strong background in chemical engineering, bioengineering, microbiology, microbiome engineering and/or protein engineering. The research project focuses on microbiome engineering for biomedical applications and CRISPR tool development. Candidates should hold a Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, Chemistry, or other relevant disciplines. Good English communication and writing skills are required. Working experience with microbe strain engineering is a plus. Interested applicants should submit cover letter with research experience and interests, CV and contact information of references to Dr. Qing Sun at