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Research Opportunities

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There is a wide range of research opportunities in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Postdoctoral Research Training Program

The postdoctoral experience at UT Southwestern Medical Center emphasizes scholarship and research as well as training beyond the bench through a program administered by the Postdoctoral Affairs Office within the UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Learn more about UT Southwestern’s Postdoctoral Scholars program.

Non-Degree Research Training Programs

The UT Southwestern Graduate School offers a number of non-degree programs for students and teachers. These programs provide the chance to interact with UT Southwestern’s prominent scientists, the opportunity to experience modern research techniques, and access to UT Southwestern’s advanced facilities. Learn more about our programs for students and teachers:

U-Hack Med Hackathons & Internships

The UT Southwestern Medical Center Lyda Hill Department of Bioinformatics, is offering internships for students taking a COVID-19 related gap year or who need a virtual opportunity to fulfill internship course requirements. These virtual opportunities will replace the U-Hack Med 2020 Hackathon but still provide an exciting way for students to engage in longer hackathon-inspired projects with meaningful outcomes. Fully virtual with a paid stipend, the U-Hack Med Gap Year is for curious, mature and motivated undergraduate students who want to invest in real-world problem solving using their computer science and engineering skills to advance biomedical science.