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Wellcome-MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute


At the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute we are committed to developing the next generation of stem cell researchers and have extensive experience in supporting early career scientists in the years following their PhD. 

Joining the Institute will give you access to state of the art facilities and scientific support within a vibrant and collaborative research community.  With a host of seminar series’ and events throughout the year, there are many opportunities to present and critically discuss your new research with world leading stem cell scientists here in Cambridge.

Current vacancies are advertised on the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute Available Positions page.  Our group leaders also welcome speculative applications from post-doctoral candidates.  Please contact them directly for details. 


Postdoc Committee:

The postdoc committee is made up of current postdocs at the CSCI. Our goal is to represent the views and needs of CSCI postdocs, and to organise events of interest to the postdoc community.

We are always on the look out for new members, so please get in touch if you would like to be involved. Or if you have any ideas or comments, please do contact Cecile Lopez (committee chair) at


Committee members:

Dan Prins

(Outgoing Chair)

Cecile Lopez

(Incoming Chair)

Nejma Beeladi


George Giotopoulos 


Greta Skrupskelyte




Shota Nakanoh


Bjorn Neumann


Nathalie Sakakini


Adrien Vaquie


Eduardo Rojo Arias



Events organised by the committee:

Tech-Know Tuesdays (jointly organised with CRUK CI). Regular talks on cutting edge technologies in our institutes.
Coffee Mornings (currently paused). Come along with your mug and get to know your fellow postdocs. Coffee, tea and cake provided!
Quiz Nights (jointly organised with CRUK CI, also currently paused).

Useful resources for postdocs:

Postdoc Careers Service University careers service for postdocs, including specialised life sciences advice.
Postdoc College Affiliations  Information for postdocs interested in becoming affiliated with one of the university colleges.
• Postdoc Mentoring Scheme Meet mentors from different career paths and work together to plan your career progression
• Advice for International staff Resource aimed at international students, containing useful advice about moving to the UK and Cambridge