Stem Cell Training

UCSC Stem Cell Training Program

Laboratory Internships for Master's Students

The UC Santa Cruz Institute for the Biology of Stem Cells offers internships in stem cell biology in conjunction with San Jose State University and California State University, Channel Islands.

This program is made possible by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), established in 2005 with the passage of Proposition 71, the California Stem Cell Research and Cures Initiative.

Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Training program

Testimonials of Postdoctoral Research and Training at the IBSC


From 2006 through December 2015, the CIRM-sponsored UCSC Training Program in Systems Biology of Stem Cells supported four predoctoral students and six postdoctoral fellows per year (list of scholars). 

We are currently seeking funding for a 2020 start of a renewed postdoctoral training program.

CIRM-supported postdocs (2005-2015) are currently holding jobs in the following sectors: