Join Us

Sharpe lab is always happy to hear from highly motivated individuals interested in T cell costimulation and immunoregulation. We are dedicated to fostering a collaborative environment and welcome individuals with similar attitudes to join our lab.

Postdoctoral Fellows: We are actively looking for postdoctoral fellows with the following experience.

Cellular and Molecular Immunology: We welcome candidates with previous experience particularly in the areas of immune tolerance or cancer immunology.

Computational Background: Candidates with previous experience performing computational analysis of large datasets are encouraged to apply. Projects will involve interfacing big data, mouse, and human immunology.

All candidates should have a track record of high quality biomedical research and a strong publication record.

The successful applicant will have ample opportunities to develop new skills, and will work in a world-class scientific environment with full access to cutting edge tools and technologies.

To apply, please send the following information to

  • A full CV with a publication list
  • Cover letter including the names and contact details for 2-3 references
  • PDF copies of your 2 most recent publications

Current Graduate Students: Our laboratory is a member of the Program in Immunology and the Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program (BBS) at Harvard Medical School. To arrange a rotation, please email with a description of your research interests and your preferred rotation dates.

Prospective Graduate Students: Students interested in pursuing PhD studies within the laboratory should apply to the Program in Immunology or the Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program (BBS) at Harvard Medical School.

Undergraduate Students: Students interested in pursuing an undergraduate thesis project should email a description of your research interests along with information about your degree program and university affiliation to

Undergraduate students looking for summer internships are encouraged to apply to the Harvard Medical School Undergraduate Immunology Summer Program.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.