Postdoctoral Research Associate
Postdoctoral or more senior research positions are available at Princeton University in the laboratory of Professor Celeste Nelson in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering to study the biochemical and mechanical mechanisms that define pattern formation during branching morphogenesis of the mammary gland and lung. Further information about the lab can be found at www.princeton.edu/~cmngroup. Initial appointments are for one year, with the possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and available funding. Individuals must have a recent doctorate with appropriate research experience in cell biology, microfabrication, or mechanobiology, strong organizational and communications skills, and be prepared to work in a dynamic environment. Princeton University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We actively seek students, faculty, and staff of exceptional ability and promise who share in our commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, and who will bring a diversity of viewpoints and cultures. In doing so, we encourage applications from individuals whose personal identities, backgrounds and/or interests (as demonstrated by their research, teaching, service, mentoring and/or advising) align with our commitments and will contribute to the excellence and diversity, in its broadest terms, of our department. Applicants should apply at: https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/20181 and include a cover letter, CV (including a list of publications), research interest statement (a discussion of past research, expertise, and research interests), and contact information for three references. Appointments are for one year with the possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and continued funding. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.