Opportunities & Contact

We have one Postdoctoral position open!

Candidates with experience in genomic data analysis, statistical modeling of temporal dynamic data, and epidemiological modeling of infectious diseases are welcome to contact us!


The Wu lab is looking for exceptional researchers with interest or expertise in infectious diseases, microbiome, bioinformatics, molecular epidemiology, virology, biostatistics, synthetic biology, environmental science, or related fields*. Having microbiology or bioinformatic experience working on next-generation data analysis is a plus. We value skills and creativity, and strive to build a diverse team for innovative and quality research. Interested individuals should reach out to the PI at fuqing.wu@uth.tmc.edu.

Graduate Students

We accept students from all the graduate programs at UTHealth, and welcome interested students in the Texas Medical Center area. Ph.D students and Master students who desire to conduct research are especially welcome.

Postdoctoral Scholars

We are always looking for talented postdoctoral scholars interested in our research topics. Inquiries should be sent to the PI with your CV and a description of research interests. The PI is very supportive for prospective postdocs to apply fellowships, and postdocs with approved fellowships are very welcome.

Come and Join Us!

* There are supposed to be no physical lines between disciplines, and everything is related to biology or human beings. So even without any relevant experience to our research, we still welcome and support highly motivated, self-determined researchers with bold ideas, irrespective of their background.


Principle Investigator: Fuqing Wu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Center for Infectious Diseases

Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics, and Environmental Sciences

School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center

Email: Fuqing.Wu@uth.tmc.edu

Mailing address: 1200 Pressler St, Houston, TX 77030

Laboratory: RAS-W316

Office: RAS-E703