Join the Li Lab

We’re looking for self-motivated students, postdocs, and scientists. Please reach out to us!

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral positions are available. Highly motivated individuals holding a Ph.D. with a background in molecular/cellular biology, developmental biology, or functional genomics are encouraged to apply. The start date is flexible, but an early start would be preferable. Applications should include: (i) brief cover letter, (ii) curriculum vitae, (iii) a brief description of past research accomplishments, (iv) the names and contact information of three references. Please email to

Graduate Students

We are accepting graduates students from the Graduate program and professional student from the Schools of Medicine an d Dentistry.

Mailing Address

James Li, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Genetics and Developmental Biology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-6403

Physical Address

Cell and Genome Sciences Building
R1112 (Lab) or R1143 (Office)
400 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT

Phone: 860-679-3836
Fax: 860-679-8345