We are seeking talented and self-motivated individuals to join us as PhD students and postdoctoral fellows. Suitable background training include chemistry, physics, biophysics, biochemistry, chemical engineering, bioengineering, or computer science. Undergraduate and high school intern positions are also available.

Research topics include but are not limited to:

  • Development of the continuous constant pH molecular dynamics technique
  • Conformational dynamics and inhibition of various protein kinases
  • Protein-ligand binding free energy calculations
  • Mechanisms of proton-coupled membrane channels and transporters
  • Mechanisms and ligand binding/unbinding of GPCRs
  • Computer-aided design of pH-responsive hydrogels based on polysaccharide
  • Machine learning and artificial intelligence assisted learning and predictions

Email a cover letter and resume to Dr. Jana Shen (