We are actively recruiting graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, undergraduate students, and research technicians in 2019! If you are interested in joining us, please email Rui directly at ruilu1 AT

Graduate Students

We are accepting graduate students in the Graduate Biomedical Sciences program (BSSB, CANB, CMDB, GGB, and PBMM) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. If you are interested in our research, please email me directly to schedule a rotation.

Postdoctoral Fellows

We are looking for highly motivated candidates to join us to pursue the innovative and competitive research projects in cancer epigenetics. If you are interested in joining our team, please email me with a cover letter summarizing your research interests and accomplishments, a complete CV, and contact information for three references. For more information, please see K180503- Postdoctoral Scholar in Cancer Epigenetics.

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduates are welcome to gain some research experience by working with a postdoc or a graduate student in the Lu Lab. If you are interested, please check the “where-to-start” page provided by UAB Office of Undergraduate Research, and send me an email for a potential opportunity. Please indicate your previous research experience, long-term goals, and proposed time commitment in the lab.

Research Technicians

We are looking a research technician with experience in molecular biology and/or cell biology to help with our ongoing projects. If you are new BS/MS grads looking to gain experience before applying to PhD or MD programs, this might also be an excellent opportunity.  Please submit your CV with previous lab experience, a cover letter indicating your career plan, and contact information for references by email.