Postdoctoral Fellow - Animal and Cell Biology

September 06 2018
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
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Requisition ID: 14569

Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow - Animal and Cell Biology

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:

The Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology at the Beckman Research Institute is seeking an enthusiastic Postdoctoral Fellow to investigate the tissue specific functions of transcription factors Arid5A and Arid5B. The successful candidate may perform a wide variety of standard animal and cell biology procedures with advice from a supervisor.

CV with at least 3 references with contact information should be submitted in response to this job posting.

For more information about Dr. Itakura'sresearch, please clickhere.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required;
  • Experience in animal handling including injection, surgery and tissue isolation and various molecular and cellular biology techniques required;
  • Background knowledge and experience in the field of fat tissue biology required.

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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