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Postdoctoral Researcher:

We are looking for highly motivated postdoctoral researchers in the areas of Chemistry, Biomolecular Engineering, Biochemistry, Biological Science or a closely related discipline. Those interested should contact Prof. Gao with a single PDF file containing your CV, a description of research interests and accomplishments, as well as a complete list of publications. Candidates are highly encouraged to apply Rice Academy Postdoctoral Fellows.

Graduate Students:

Ph.D. graduate students with backgrounds in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology or a closely related discipline are welcomed to contact Prof. Gao about joining the lab. Please also refer to Rice ChBE admissions for details (


Rice Undergraduates are encouraged to contact Prof. Gao about research opportunities in the lab. Minimal of 2 consecutive semesters and 4 hrs per week are required. Please email me your CV and transcript.