Principal Investigator

Graduate Students

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The Pillai Lab is seeking motivated graduate students and postdoctoral researchers in the field of reproductive and stem cell biology. Candidates with expertise in advanced next-generation sequencing technologies, such as single-cell sequencing, nuclear run-on sequencing, chromatin sequencing, and data analysis, are particularly encouraged to apply.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate high motivation, creativity, and a strong interest in cellular and molecular biology. Applicants must possess a background in cellular and molecular biology or reproductive biology or biomedical science, or a related field, and meet the admission requirements set forth by the Department of Comparative Pathobiology and the Purdue University Graduate School (requirements).

Interested candidates are invited to submit a single PDF file containing a cover letter outlining their research interests, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of 2-3 references to Dr. Viju Pillai at