We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow in the field of translational medicine using cell and molecular biological approaches. They should have profound experience in one or two of the following research areas: non-coding RNA including lncRNA and microRNA; signal transduction pathway; epigenetic regulation on gene expression; mechanisms of diabetes, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's disease and squamous cell carcinoma; regenerative medicine for bone and dental tissues; experimental pathology of animal disease models; nanomaterials to deliver specific molecules in vivo; application of over 10 transgenic and gene knockout mouse lines in the Lab. The postdoctoral fellow will be working under the supervision of Dr. Jake Chen and supported by his NIH grants. Dr. Chen's laboratory is conveniently located in downtown Boston, Massachusetts.
The postdoc should have a PhD degree and be relatively independent and able to generate and propose feasible hypotheses. They should have mastered the basic techniques and methodology in cell and molecular biology. They have excellent composition and writing skills for scientific papers. The postdoc fellow should be able to communicate and collaborate effectively with other lab staff including technicians, students and other research fellows. A successful postdoc may have the opportunity to be promoted to junior faculty positions. This is an entry level position but individuals who have been a postdoc for not more than 2 years are eligible to apply. Annual salary will be from $53,760 and up.
Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae and a brief description of research interests to Dr. Chen at email@example.com
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