Lab hike in Big Basin

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Our first lab outing was a hike to Berry Creek Falls from the ocean side of Big Basin State Park. We walked 14 miles in near-perfect weather and enjoyed homemade ice cream sandwiches on the trail. On the way home we stopped in Pescadero for some artichoke bread and a look at some small (and very energetic) goats.

Microscope building starts

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Nov 4th, 2016: Assembly of Microscope 1 finally begins, after waiting for renovations and supplies to arrive.   Here’s what the room looked like last month:     Now newly renovated, our optics table has been rigged and floated. Carly help move equipment into the new space. And Simon has assembled several beam expanders for each of the lasers.  They’re […]

Graduate Student Positions

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Ask me about rotation projects!  Graduate students from any program interested in gene regulation, genome structure, advanced microscopy, and/or quantitative biology are encouraged to visit. Please contact Alistair by email: boettiger at stanford dot edu to set up a time.   Potential Rotation Projects: Imaging insulator activity in action. Structural relationships of enhancers and promoters in development. Advanced error-correction codes […]

Postdoctoral Positions

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Postdoctoral positions available.  Please send a C.V. and contact information for three references to boettiger at stanford dot edu. Additional information on working and living in the Stanford area and the resources available to postdocs: Stanford Office of Postdoctoral Affairs. http://postdocs.stanford.edu/

Undergraduate Research Positions

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Interested in learning about single-molecule imaging and programming instrument control software?  Join the lab as an undergraduate researcher and assist with programming our two super-resolution Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy setups!  Previous experience with Matlab or Python is advantageous.  Commitment 4-10 hrs/wk.