Gitler Lab


We are always looking for creative, enthusiastic, and productive people who would like to work in an exciting, highly collaborative research environment.

Undergraduate Students

We accept undergraduate students to work with us for periods of one year or longer. To apply for a position in the lab, please send a cover letter describing your research interests, your career goals, and when you would like to start in the lab, along with a copy of your transcript to

Graduate Students

We welcome graduate students from various graduate programs at Stanford. Information on applying to each graduate program can be found on the web: 

Stanford Genetics Graduate Program
Stanford Biosciences Ph.D. Program


To apply for a postdoctoral position in the lab, please send a cover letter, your CV, and the names of three referees to:

Aaron D. Gitler, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Genetics
Stanford University School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
M322 Alway Building
Stanford, CA 94305-5120