Scientific Research Jobs

Do the science that drives tomorrow's discoveries.

View Jobs

As a scientist at St. Jude, you'll not only benefit from a creative and collaborative environment — you'll also have exceptional technology and resources at your fingertips. Our basic and translational research programs are widely recognized for excellence in areas including cancer biology and genomics; neurobiology; structural biology; immunology; cell and molecular biology; hematology; infectious diseases; chemical biology; drug discovery; and many others.

You’ll join a close-knit, bench-to-bedside culture, where you'll be able to rapidly pursue new research directions because our multidisciplinary teams — from researchers and computer scientists to physicians and health professionals — are all under one roof.

To help ensure our employees continue to grow and advance, we offer career ladders tailored to your degree and years of experience. Develop your career as part of one of the world’s premier research and treatment centers for children with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.

Why St. Jude for your Research Career?

We love coming to work. And we think you will too. 

Learn how our unique funding model, award-winning, collaborative environment and superb resources help you do great science.

Learn More about Research Careers


Employee Spotlight

Meet a Researcher: Jennifer Peters, PhD

Jennifer Peters, PhD, came to St. Jude in 2008 seeking a career that would make a difference. Originally trained as an analytical chemist, now Jennifer helps St. Jude investigators collect and interpret data in her role as an imaging scientist in the Cell and Tissue Imaging Center.


Connect with Us

Want to join our research team, but don't see the right opening? Let's stay in touch. Sign up for our St. Jude Careers Insider e-newsletter to keep up to date on new jobs, get information on areas you're interested in, and hear from a recruiter when the right job comes along.

Sign Up for Newsletter


Related Information