Post-doctoral Fellow (Molecular Genetics), Pathology

Seattle, Washington State
Pending experience
February 27 2019
Position Type
Full Time
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Post-doctoral Fellow (Molecular Genetics), Pathology

The Horwitz Laboratory in the Department of Pathology at UW Medicine South Lake Union is seeking to hire a post-doctoral fellow involving projects related to molecular genetics of blood disorders. Several new projects are available and the position would suit candidates with research experience, or closely related research experience, in the following areas - cell culture (including with stem cells), basic molecular cloning for vector construction, flow cytometry, DNA/RNA sequencing, and genomics. Specific experience in experimental hematology is not a requirement. This is a great opportunity for post-doctoral fellows seeking to perform innovative translational research.

This is a full-time position with a 12 months service period with the title of Senior Fellow, with the possibility for yearly renewal dependent upon performance. The start date for this position would be as soon as possible.


The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in a relevant scientific discipline, such as biochemistry, genetics, or molecular biology. All applicants are encouraged to apply as position suitability will be assessed on multiple criteria. The position requires good communication skills, proficiency in scientific writing, and computer competence.

Minimum Degree Required: PhD or foreign equivalent

Application Instructions

This position requires a cover letter, a CV and names and contact information of two references. Applicant may also include one or two representative publications