Picture taken by K.A. Gibbs.

Are you interested in a postdoctoral position with us? Contact Dr. Gibbs directly at kagibbs [at] berkeley {dot} edu with a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references.  

Interested in conducting your Ph.D. research with us? Apply to the Graduate Group in Microbiology program <> or a related Ph.D. program here at UC Berkeley.

Are you interested in working in our lab as an undergraduate? Contact Dr. Gibbs directly with your department, year, and resume or CV. If you are not a student at UC Berkeley, summer internship opportunities are available through Amgen Scholars and other organizations. 

Do you want to work in our lab as a postbaccalaureate student? Consider a program affiliated with the University of California, Berkeley. 

PI: Karine A. Gibbs, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Plant & Microbial Biology

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720-3102


All are welcome here.

We also acknowledge that UC Berkeley resides on the territory of xučyun (Huichin), the ancestral and unceded land of the Chochenyo-speaking Ohlone people, who are the successors of the sovereign Verona Band of Alameda County. Further, Harvard University, where the Gibbs Lab previously performed research, resides on the traditional and ancestral land of the Massachusett, the original inhabitants of what is now known as Boston and Cambridge. We value the contributions of past and current members of these communities.

(The land acknowledgments are based on the UC Berkeley Ethnic Studies Library, Native American Studies, 2021, and the Harvard University Native American Program.)