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Graduate students

We are currently accepting new students. If you are already admitted to a Harvard or MIT Ph.D. program and have an interest in artificial intelligence for medical image analysis, and applying machine learning to address challenges in pathology please email Dr. Mahmood and include your CV and potential rotation schedule.

We are recruiting Ph.D. students from a number of graduate programs, including Bioinformatics and Integrative GenomicsSystems BiologyBiological and Biomedical SciencesHarvard Integrated Life Sciences, and other programs at Harvard. We also recruit graduate students from the Harvard-MIT Health Sciences & Technology program and other programs at MIT.

Update: We are overwhelmed with rotation requests, if you are interested in rotating in the lab please send us a proposed rotation schedule. Given our bandwidth, we can only take 2-3 rotation students each term, so a rotation may not be available at a time of your choice.

Postdoctoral Fellows – Generic Applications

We are always looking for talented postdocs with a background in computer science, statistics, bioinformatics, computer vision, and machine learning. We are particularly interested in candidates with experience in spatial transcriptomics, pathology image analysis, analysis of 3D images, computational optics, and multimodal data integration. These positions are funded by an NIGMS R35 outstanding investigator award, BWH president’s funds, the Fredrick National Lab, and internal funds from BWH and MGH pathology. To apply please submit:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 2-3 recent representative publications
  • Brief research statement (maximum 2 pages)
  • Names and contact information of 3 individuals who can serve as professional references

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, only complete applications will be evaluated. Shortlisted candidates are typically invited for an on-site interview.

Update: We are overwhelmed with postdoc applications and can only respond to candidates who are shortlisted for on-site interviews. 

Postdoctoral Fellows – Harvard Data Science Initiative 

Our lab is affiliated with the Harvard data science initiative. HSDI has a competitive process of recruiting several fellows each year. HDSI fellows work independently over a two to three-year fellowship with the guidance and partnership of Harvard University faculty. Applications open every year in the fall.

Postdoctoral Fellows – Eric and Wendy Schmitt Center 

Our lab is affiliated with the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. The Eric and Wendy Schmidt Center (EWSC) at the Broad Institute is actively seeking exceptional postdoctoral fellows to join the newly launched center. EWSC postdoctoral fellows may work with any Broad affiliated faculty. Please apply here, and indicate your intention to work in our laboratory in your statement.