Applying to the Lab


Interested postdoctoral candidates should contact Scott with a cover letter, CV and three references.


Prospective graduate students should apply through the Biomedical Sciences or Neuroscience graduate programs at UC San Diego.
Please email Scott if you are a current graduate student interested in rotating in the Sternson lab.

Scott Sternson

ssternson at
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor, Neurosciences
George Palade Laboratories Rm 311, MC: 0610
9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093-0610

Administrative Assistant: 858-534-1089

The Sternson Lab is located on the 3rd floor of George Palade Labs. Scott’s office is accessible through the main lab Rm 321A.