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Cavendish Labs Bio-Risk Fellowship

Cavendish Labs offers a fellowship for exceptional early-career researchers to work with us on a meaningful project in biorisk mitigation. Advances in biotechnology and an increasingly-connected world make biological risks more relevant every year. We're trying to mitigate this through researching broad-spectrum safety.

Below are some requirements, as well as benefits we might like to see from applicants. Note that the most important characteristics are curiosity, optimism, an ability to learn, and a desire to do meaningful work.

What we're looking for

Key Responsibilities


Optional but might be helpful


Our Hiring Process

In a new, important, and rapidly developing field, we at Cavendish Labs are looking for talented researchers with a variety of backgrounds and perspectives. If you are unsure if you are "the right person" for this fellowship, we highly encourage you to apply!