Posting Number RTF00007PO17 Classification Title Post Doctoral Fellow Internal Title Postdoctoral Fellow Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Arts and Sciences Department Biological Sciences Advertised Salary Range $47,500 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Type of Grant Funded Position Basis 12 months Job Search Category Post-doctorial
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Advertised Job Summary
Performing protein purification, biochemical and cell biology experiments to understand the underlying mechanisms of genome instability, particularly that arise during DNA replication and repair.Required Education and Experience
PhD in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or related field.Preferred Qualifications Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Previous experience with FPLC protein purification, EMSAs, purification of anitbodies, immunoprecipitation, human cell culture (protein expression and depletion, transfection, cell growth), molecular cloning and fluorescence microscopy. Related knowledge and experience in studying DNA replication, DNA repair and/or genome instability. Strong organization and presentation skills are also required.
Posting Detail Information
Desired Start Date Position End Date Job Open Date 08/09/2017 Job Close Date 08/17/2017 Open Until Filled No Special Conditions for Eligibility Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/17682 EEO Statement
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