Working under the direction of Dr. Scott Dehm, the postdoc associate will conduct research in the role of the androgen receptor (AR) and AR variants in prostate cancer progression. Selected hire may be expected to prepare and present data to study investigators; author, co-author, and otherwise collaborate on reports, conference papers and publications (100% effort).
Required: Ph.D. in Cancer Biology or related discipline and research experience in gene expression regulation.
Preferred: Expertise in mammalian cell culture and transfection, molecular techniques including vector design and construction, promoter-reporter assays, chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP), quantitative RT-PCR, biochemical techniques including subcellular fractionation and western blotting, and experience with bioinformatics analysis of DNA-seq and/or RNA-seq data.
Postdoctoral training positions are normally limited to a period of three years up to five years depending on training needs.
Interested applicants should apply online through the Employment System at http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs. Search by job opening ID 320947. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.