We are currently looking to hire talented graduate students and postdocs in the coming academic year (2021-2022) with:

  • Passion for innovation and discovery in research
  • Ability to collaborate in multidisciplinary teams
  • ‚ÄčIntegrity in the pursuit of scholarly work


We welcome applications from postdoc candidates with a range of backgrounds, including colloid and interface science, biosensing, microfluidics, immunology and related areas.

If you are interested in joining our group, please directly contact Prof. Wyatt Shields with a PDF of your CV and a brief description of your research interests.

Graduate Students

Prospective graduate students interested in joining the group should directly apply to the Ph.D. program in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, or to one of the other degree options offered by CU Boulder. Graduate students will start Fall 2022.

Prospective students interested in joining the lab are encouraged to contact Prof. Wyatt Shields for more information.

Undergraduate Students

We have positions for undergraduate students available now. Interested students should send a resume and a brief list of interests to Prof. Wyatt Shields.