The Karbstein Lab

The Karbstein Lab - Positions


  • We have openings for energetic scientists with an interest in RNA biology. Expertise in yeast genetics or biochemistry, RNA biochemistry or RNA-sequencing is preferred.
  • Please contact Katrin Karbstein,, with a descriptions of research interests, as well as the names of three referees.


Postdoc Position Available

 Max wins Best Poster at the Scripps Research Fest!

 Graduate Student, Haina Huang, joins the lab! Welcome Haina!

Congratulations to Homa on her position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry at Emory University ( on October 1, 2017.

Katrin is named an HHMI Faculty Scholar! hhmi

Miriam Koch joins the lab!  Welcome Miriam!

Nickan Khoshnevis is born!  Congratulations Homa and Sohail!

Joanne Doherty joins the lab as Staff Scientist!  Welcome Joanne!

Graduate Student, Melissa Parker, joins the lab!  Welcome Melissa!

Jason Collins joins the lab!  Welcome Jason!

Sohail's poster wins best poster prize at Research Fest!

Ribosome Assembly Meeting in Brussels, August 19-23, 2015!

Graduate Student, Lizz Miguet, joins the lab!  Welcome Lizz!

Scripps awarded an NSF REU grant for undergraduate research.

Katrin wins tenure!

Homa's poster wins prize at the Scripps Research Fest!

Homa's poster wins prize at the Ribosome Meeting!

Graduate Student, Max Ferretti, joins the lab!  Welcome Max!

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