Careers @ Monell

At Monell, our employees are our most prized assets. To ensure that we remain successful, we are continually searching for individuals from diverse backgrounds and disciplines who can contribute to the growth and mission of the Center.

Monell is an equal opportunity employer.

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Careers, Pamela Dalton

β€œThe first time I came to Monell, I was struck by the spirit that pervades the place. It was thrilling to see scientists 20 and 30 years into their research careers bubbling over with energy, excitement and ideas. I was β€” and remain β€” enchanted by the opportunities for cross-fertilization.”

Environmental and Occupational Health Psychologist

Current Positions

Faculty Position: Chemical Senses, Nutrition, Metabolism, or Disease Research

The Monell Chemical Senses Center ( is inviting applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at junior and senior levels. The Monell Center is the world’s premier institute devoted to basic, multidisciplinary research on the mechanisms and function of taste, smell, chemesthesis, appetite, and energy balance control. We offer highly competitive startup packages, an outstanding environment for scientific innovation and collaboration, supportive mentorship to new faculty, and a strong commitment to promoting a diverse and inclusive culture.

Research Assistant

We are looking for a part-time undergraduate student with an interest in psychology and genetics to carry out PCR, DNA sequencing, preparation of taste-test stimulus and data analysis.