The laboratory is physically located at the Scintillon Institute. If you are interested in a Postdoctoral or Research Assistant position in the laboratory, please send a cover letter and CV to Valentin. Three letters of reference will be requested at later stages of the application process. Undergraduates from UCSD are encouraged to apply via the Academic Internship Program ( Undergraduates from SDSU should apply via Student Internship Program (

Participants of the BISP 197: Biology Research Internship Program at UCSD are especially encouraged to apply:


Mailing and shipping address:

The Scintillon Institute
Attn: Cracan Laboratory
6868 Nancy Ridge Dr
San Diego, CA 92121
PH: (858) 202 5251
Email: valentincracan AT   or  vcracan AT