Join the team

At the Arciniega Lab, we’re thrilled to extend an invitation to individuals who share our unwavering commitment to advancing the field of neurotrauma. Whether you’re a dedicated student, a driven researcher, or a potential collaborator, there are various avenues for you to engage in our captivating projects.

We welcome aspiring minds at various stages of their academic and research journey, including:

  • Undergraduate Students
  • Research Assistants
  • Graduate Students
  • Medical Students
  • Visiting Students
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellows
  • Residents

To express your interest in becoming part of our dynamic team, kindly email us your CV along with a cover letter that outlines the following:

Research Experience:

Provide an overview of your relevant research experiences and qualifications.

Project Preferences:

Share your insights regarding the specific projects within our lab that excite and align with your research interests.


Let us know if you are currently the recipient of any funding or fellowships or if you are interested in pursuing such opportunities.

Your Goals:

Outline the goals you aspire to accomplish during your time with the Arciniega Lab, as well as your broader career objectives.

Letters of Reference:

As you progress through the initial stages of the application process, we may request 2-3 reference letters to further assess your qualifications and suitability for the position.

Include your CV:

In your email please provide your most recent CV.

Join us in our quest to make a lasting impact in the world of research.

We look forward to hearing from you and exploring how your unique talents and ambitions can contribute to our mission of advancing the understanding of neurotrauma. Please email your application materials to to initiate the journey toward joining the Arciniega Lab.