Postdoctoral Research Associate - S. Krupenko Lab
Postdoctoral Research Associate - S. Krupenko LabVacancy ID:
Nutrition Research Institute - 633300Position Type:
Postdoctoral ScholarSalary Range:
Dependent on Qualifications (in line with NIH scale)Full-time/Part-time:
1.0Estimated Duration of Appointment:
12 MonthsPosting Open Date:
04/27/2021Open Until Filled:
Kannapolis, NCPosition Summary:
Please note that this position is located on the NC Research Campus in Kannapolis, NC, approximately 2 hours from Chapel Hill.
The Sergey Krupenko Lab at the Nutrition Research Institute is seeking an energetic and talented postdoctoral researcher to study the function of folate enzymes ALDH1L1 and ALDH1L2 in cellular metabolism and their association with human diseases. The projects will utilize cell culture and mouse models to answer questions about the role of folate metabolizing enzymes and dietary folate in liver and brain function, tumorigenesis, cancer progression, and metastasis. The postdoc will study the role of ALDH1L1 and ALDH1L2 enzymes in the regulation of cellular metabolism and association of these proteins with human diseases.Educational Requirements:
PhD in biochemistry or other relevant field.Qualifications and Experience:
Experience with protein expression & purification and modern cell biology techniques.
Experience with mouse studies.
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