Our laboratory offers unique opportunities for pre-doctoral, doctoral and post-doctoral research training in animal genetics, physiology, cellular biology, developmental biology, biochemistry and biotechnology using state-of-the-art techniques. Candidates seeking to join our laboratory should possess a strong scientific interest in conducting novel research in the areas of stem cell biology, germ cell development, germline epigenetics, animal genetics or reproductive biology.




Research Positions and Internships

Highly motivated individuals interested in a professional career in science who are currently enrolled in a degree program or have already earned a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree are encouraged to contact us regarding positions in our laboratory.

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Graduate Research Training

Graduate and medical students currently enrolled at UT-Southwestern are encouraged to contact Dr. F. Kent Hamra to inquire about opportunities to conduct their research training in our laboratory.

If you are not currently in a Ph.D. program, but are interested in enrolling in the graduate school at UT Southwestern Medical Center, see the following link for more information:

UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Postdoctoral Research Training

Postdoctoral candidates with published working experience in areas of stem cell culture, primary cell culture, signal transduction, fluorescence microscopy, microarray analyses and animal surgery are encouraged to contact us about postdoctoral training in our laboratory. Interested candidates should send PDF files containing their curriculum vitae, references, and copy of a recent publication by email to: Kent.Hamra@utsouthwestern.edu

Mail hard copies of postdoctoral application materials to:

Dr. F. Kent Hamra, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
Cecil H. & Ida Green Center for
Reproductive Biology Sciences
UT Southwestern Medical Center
6001 Forest Park Road
Dallas, Texas 75390-9041