Postdoc Scholar - Translational Research University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF07443
Post-Doctoral Position in post-transcriptional gene regulation An exciting post-doctoral research opportunity is available in Dr. Dinesh Rao's lab in the Department of pathology and laboratory medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. We are seeking a highly motivated fellow with interests in post-transcriptional gene regulation in leukemia. For this position, expertise in molecular biology and biochemistry is required, and experience with mouse models and hematopoiesis is highly recommended.
The lab is an exciting place to do cutting edge research with eminent translational possibilities and the potential to develop independent research projects. The fellow will have the opportunity to work with students and technicians at various levels of training and collaborate with clinicians to develop translational concepts. In addition, we have several collaborators that are helping us develop cutting edge molecular biological techniques, which presents an outstanding opportunity to do interdisciplinary research. Lastly, excellent mentoring will be provided by the PI in the fellow's career development. Interested candidates should assemble a CV, three references, and a brief research statement. Please contact:
Dinesh S. Rao, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA 650 Charles E. Young Drive, Factor 12-272 Los Angeles, CA 90095 email: email@example.com
My administrative assistant is Ms. Tina Thomas, who can be reached at 310-206-0430, or via email at TThomas@mednet.ucla.edu.
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.