Research & Mentors

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TEACRS scholars may apply to conduct their research with any Tufts University faculty member conducting biomedical research. Tufts University researchers are located on all three campuses of Tufts University.

  • The Health Science Campus in downtown Boston is home to the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, the School of Medicine, School of Dental Medicine, and the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy. In addition, Tufts Medical Center, a major teaching affiliate of Tufts Medical School, and the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Institute on Aging are located on the Health Science Campus.
  • The Medford Campus provides biomedical research opportunities in the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, and Psychology at the School of Arts & Sciences and in the Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Computer Science at the School of Engineering.
  • The Grafton Campus is home to the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.

The web sites of each of the schools of Tufts University provide information about the research programs of our faculty.

  • Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences and School of Medicine weblink
  • Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy weblink
  • Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging weblink
  • Graduate College of Arts & Sciences weblink
  • School of Engineering weblink
  • Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine weblink
  • Tufts Medical Center weblink

Please discuss the selection of a mentor with Claire Moore, the Program Director. Send an e-mail

Contact Information









Claire Moore, PhD
Program Director

Administrative Office
75 Kneeland Street, Room 675
Jordan Wilkinson, TEACRS Program Research Admin 
Phone: 617-636-6754
email: Send an e-mail

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Over 80% of our scholars have transitioned directly to academic positions in the US; over 70% have taken tenure-track positions.

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The Health Sciences Campus is home to Sackler, the Schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, Nutrition, Tufts Medical Center and several research institutes.

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