Our lab provides a welcoming and supportive environment in which to do science, and Professor Devlin supports postdocs and graduate students interested in a range of career trajectories. If you’re interested in joining¬†the Devlin lab, please read below.


Postdoctoral candidates should contact Professor Devlin via email with a cover letter indicating goals and interests, CV, and research statement (past and current work). We also request that a letter of recommendation from the graduate advisor be sent separately on his/her behalf. Candidates with experience in synthetic organic chemistry, molecular biology, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, and/or microbiology are encouraged to apply.

Graduate students

Graduate students currently at HMS or Harvard who are interested in rotating should contact Professor Devlin by email. Prospective graduate students should apply to the Chemical Biology or Biological and Biomedical Sciences PhD programs.

Undergraduate students

Undergraduates who are interested in conducting research at the interface of chemistry and biology should contact Professor Devlin by email.

Contact information

Sloan Devlin

Lab:  Seeley G. Mudd Building Room 622

250 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115

Office: Seeley G. Mudd 622B