We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated students who have a passion for interdisciplinary research that include drug discovery, renewable energy, and biomaterials.
Individuals with a strong research background in structural biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, organic chemistry, or chemical biology are encouraged to send a CV, cover letter, research summary, and three referees to:
Michael D. Burkart, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California, San Diego
Pacific Hall 6100D
9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093-0358
Current Graduate Students
Our laboratory is part of the Biomedical Science Program, Biochemistry & Biophysics, Chemical Biology, and Organic tracks in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at UC San Diego. Students can rotate in our laboratory through the department and the duration of the rotation depends on the length of the specific track.
Prospective Graduate Students
Students interested in pursuing M.S. or Ph.D. studies within the laboratory should apply to the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at UC San Diego.