Postdoctoral Research Scholar

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Position Type:

Post Doc



Department ID:

140201 - Chemical & Biomolecular Engr


140201 - Chemical & Biomolecular Engr

Job City & State:

Raleigh, NC

Essential Job Duties:

Postdoctoral researcher sought to work on NIH-funded project using genome and epigenome engineering tools such as CRISPR to understand the molecular bases of cellular aging and related neurological disorders.

- Lead 1-2 research projects conceptually and experimentally.

- Perform experiments. Analyze data. Prepare manuscripts and figures.

- Disseminate work through conference talks and peer-reviewed publications.

Other Work/Responsibilities:

Contribute to standard laboratory common duties.

Help train other laboratory members in those techniques with expertise.

Work Schedule:

M-F, 8AM - 5PM unless noted otherwise

Department Required Skills:


Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:

PhD or equivalent in appropriate field awarded no more than 1 year from initial date of postdoctoral appointment.

Skills in molecular biology, cell biology, genome or epigenome editing, synthetic biology, aging biology.

Required License or Certification:


Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


Anticipated Hiring Range:


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Job No:
Posted: 8/25/2020
Application Due: 5/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time