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Are you passionate about solving urgent problems in health care, sustainability and security? Do you enjoy collaborating with others? Does creativity drive your work?

At the Biodesign Institute, we work toward an ever-brighter future propelled by big ideas and big discoveries in areas such as personalized medicine, cancer, infectious diseases, alternative energy and environmental preservation. Our workplace culture will encourage you to work across disciplines, develop practical solutions and pursue your entrepreneurial goals.

We offer a broad array of careers, from faculty and research positions to the technical and administrative staff that keep the institute running. Join our team.

I’m fortunate to have many opportunities to work with engineers, physicists, chemists, people who come together to solve a much bigger problem than one individual lab can do by itself.

Mitch Magee Assistant research professor, Biodesign Center for Personalized Diagnostics

Open positions

Current openings

Research Technician / Student Worker III (81370BR)

Closes: July 21, 2022

The Research Technician will be required to maintain mouse colonies and perform wet bench experiments.

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Research Technician / Student Worker III (81232BR)

Closes: August 1, 2022

Facilities Development and Management, Facilities Management, Knowledge Enterprise (KE) seeks a Health and Safety Specialist to help support Knowledge Enterprise laboratory safety procedures and protocols with flammable, toxic and combustible materials in the conjunction with ASU Environmental Health & Safety.

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What our employees have to say

Biodesign has brought together an outstanding group of scholars spanning a broad variety of disciplines, collaborating to address the biggest challenges facing our world. We are fortunate to have among the nicest and best equipped labs for the conduct our science. It is a joy to be part of Biodesign.

Stephen Munk Deputy Director

We’re not set in a lot of the kinds of historical dogmas that exist in many universities.

Wade Van Horn Associate faculty

This has great opportunities for making new discoveries and really impacting human health and disease.

Carlo Maley Associate faculty

We work actually on discovering nature’s secret and trying to apply it to real-world problems.

Petra Fromme Center Director

Learn more about how we enable our researchers to create a brighter future.

Our faculty have access to state-of-the-art lab space and core facilities.

Faculty and research teams also benefit from robust operational resources, including research opportunities and advancement, technology support, human resources, finance, administration, and marketing.

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Our faculty

Our directory can help you find an expert in your topic of interest, connect with a potential faculty mentor and explore opportunities for collaboration.

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Our facilities

Learn about the Biodesign Institute’s award-winning buildings and facilities that promote collaboration and advance our research.

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