Immunogenomics Post-Doctoral Position

Employer
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Location
Chicago, Illinois
Salary
none
Posted
August 19 2016
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type
Postdoc

 

A post-doctoral position is available study the role of macrophages and other immune cells in rheumatic diseases using genomic approaches in the Winter Lab of Functional Genomics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.  Our research focuses mapping the transcriptional and epigenomic landscape to define the underlying regulatory networks and understand how these cells respond to various signals in disease.  The lab combines the latest experimental techniques in genomics with evolving computational analyses on both mice models and human patients.

Requirements

Highly motivated individuals with a PhD, MD/PhD or MD degree with a demonstrated strong background in genomics and epigenomics.  Applicants with experience in performing and/or analyzing sequencing assays such as RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, etc. are preferred.   Candidates should have a good command of the English language, should be available for an interview and must be eligible to work in the US.

Contact

Interested applicants should send a cover letter explaining relevant work experience (max 1 page), curriculum vitae and the names, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three references by e-mail to deborah.winter@northwestern.edu.

Northwestern University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.