Postdoctoral Associate - Bhaduri-McIntosh Lab

University of Florida Department of Pediatrics
Gainesville, Florida
$47,476-$50,000 commensurate based on qualifications and experience
September 01 2017
Requisition 503526
Life Sciences, Virology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The University of Florida, Department of Pediatrics, Bhaduri-McIntosh Laboratory seeks a highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Associate to join a team studying DNA replication, damage and repair in the context of Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)-infection and tumorigenesis in human B cells. Duties will include:

  • Designing and performing experiments using a variety of techniques including qPCR, qRT-PCR, chromatin immunoprecipitation, cloning, immunoprecipitation, immunofluorescence, Western blotting, FACS, iPOND, and DNA fiber fluorography to address questions related to their project(s).
  • Initiating and maintaining cell cultures.
  • Maintaining proper lab records.
  • Providing guidance and training for undergraduate and graduate student researchers. Preparation of manuscripts.  May also assist in grant writing.
  • Laboratory maintenance, including equipment maintenance, and ordering of supplies as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned, which may include attending Scientific Conferences and Meetings.

Required Qualifications:  PhD in Biological Sciences. Research experience in mammalian DNA damage response, DNA repair or DNA replication. Experience in molecular biology and DNA replication and repair assays.

Preferred Qualifications:  Experience in Virology. Proficiency in spoken and written English. At least two publications in English Scientific Journals.

To apply for this position, visit Job number for this vacancy is 503536. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2HRS or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).


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