We are looking for a brilliant, motivated, and adventurous individual to join the Shah Lab as postdoctoral researcher to generate high-throughput genomic datasets and use computational models to study how patterns of gene expressions evolve and how various factors influence the dynamics of protein synthesis.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Ph.D. in the field of Evolutionary Biology, Statistics, Genetics, Molecular biology or other related life sciences.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Expertise in the field of translation is preferred.
Must be familiar with population genetics, programming, and basic biochemistry and molecular biology tools.
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