How to Apply

Application materials should include the following:

  1. Letter of Interest or a Personal Statement
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Provide a list of your letter writers including names and email addresses
  4. Three Letters of Recommendation addressed to Dr. Lina Shao. Letters should be sent directly from letter writers to Denise Alton dmalton@med.umich.edu

Completed applications should be sent to Denise M. Alton dmalton@med.umich.edu

Deadline for Applications is September 30, 2022

We will begin interviews in September/October 2022

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicants must have a Ph.D. in either Genetics or a related field
  • We are not able to consider applicants with a M.D. or D.O.
  • We are not able to sponsor H1 visas
  • All individuals with a doctoral degree (Ph.D.) earned outside of the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico who are considering ABMGG certification must submit their credentials for review.  The review will determine the equivalency of the doctoral degree and eligibility requirements to sit for ABMGG certification.  Please use this link to review the necessary steps to obtain this review.

Please feel free to also visit the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics website and the Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Program Requirements from the ACGME.