Prospective PostDocs

Whether you are nearing the end of your PhD or already have it, there are a number of postdoctoral opportunities at the Smithsonian Institution that offer both stipends and research funds to pursue questions related to parasite and disease ecology. 

We are interested in candidates who ask research questions on a wide range of topics within parasite and disease ecology in coastal environments. We are a highly collaborative group, so research questions that span disciplines and have additional advisors are also welcome. To discuss potential proposal ideas, please contact Katrina Lohan (

Smithsonian Institution Postdoctoral Fellowships relevant to our research include:

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center Postdoctoral Fellowships -- Due November 1st

Burch Fellowships -- Due November 1st

Smithsonian Biodiversity Genomics Postdoctoral Fellowship -- Due November 1st

Current Postdocs

- Dr. Sarah Gignoux-Wolfsohn

Former Postdocs