skip to content

Sainsbury Laboratory


  • The Sainsbury Laboratory Cambridge University (SLCU) is a research institute funded by the Gatsby Foundation. The aim of the Laboratory is to elucidate the regulatory systems underlying plant growth and development. SLCU will ultimately house approximately 12 research groups each consisting of around 10 researchers. The laboratory runs a range of centrally managed facilities and services including plant growth facilities, microscopy, tissue culture rooms, level 2 containment facility and a seed store.

    Current vacancies at SLCU

PhD & Student Opportunities


Find out about our thriving student community and research opportunities

PhD & Masters Opportunities at SLCU