UMass Boston

Join Us

We encourage highly motivated researchers with and interest in regeneration, developmental biology, and epigenetics to apply to the McCusker Lab. 

Undergraduate Students

We encourage highly motivated, dedicated, and hardworking undergraduates to apply to our lab. Volunteering in the McCusker lab requires a minimum availability of 10 hours per week. If you are interested in joining our team, please email Dr. McCusker

Please also consider applying for funded research opportunities such as IMSD (Initiative for Maximizing Student Development) or the summer REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) program. 

Graduate Students

If you are interested in joining the McCusker lab for your graduate studies, please apply to the MS or PhD program at UMass Boston. You may contact Dr. McCusker before or after admission. Please send your CV, the email contacts for two references, and a one page statement that describes your background and research interests. 


Catherine McCusker
Telephone: 617.287.4473


The McCusker Lab

100 Morrissey Blvd.
BostonMA 02125 USA