PhD Students:

Interested students should first apply to the PiBS program at Boston University (BU-PiBS). Once accepted into the program, please email Dr. Perissi at to inquire about projects and rotation opportunities.

Undergraduate Students:

Opportunities for volunteering,  research-study projects, and UROP-funded opportunities are available on a rolling basis as space allows. Interested students can contact Dr. Perissi at

Postdoctoral Fellows:

T32 in Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Obesity


We are currently looking for a Research Assistant to join our group. The job will entail general lab management duties, mouse colony husbandry, cell culture as well as performing biochemical and molecular biology experiments using established protocols as needed to complete ongoing projects and to generate preliminary data for grant applications. The successful candidate will work directly under supervision of the PI. This position is an ideal entry-level opportunity for a recent Bachelor graduate who want to expand their skillset and gain full time research experience before applying to doctoral programs. To apply click here