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  • We are looking for highly motivated students from a wide array of disciplines including developmental biology, genetics, bioengineering, computer science, or physics to join us in studying the mysteries of the developing heart. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities to apply.

    • Interested in doing exciting science as a graduate student, contact Dr. Bloomekatz directly josh[at]olemiss.edu (Graduate Assistantships in the Bloomekatz lab are available).Further information and requirements for graduate admissions can be found at

  • We are also seeking a research associate to assist in our investigations of the fundamental mechanisms underlying cardiac development and disease using zebrafish. As a research associate you will have the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of the research and publication process, from experimental design to data analysis and publication. Duties may involve – conducting developmental/cell biological experiments, analyzing imaging and next-generation sequencing data, zebrafish husbandry, and training undergraduate laboratory members.  The candidate will work closely with and be trained by Dr. Bloomekatz. If you’re interested in joining our group you can apply online at https://careers.olemiss.edu.  Additional questions or inquires can be sent to Dr. Bloomekatz. Salary dependent on experience. This position is eligible for benefits. The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/ADA/ADEA employer.