Post Doctoral Scholar position in Neural Stem Cell Epigenomics at the Ohio State University
A Post Doctoral Scholar position is available in early 2024 in Dr. Christine Cucinottas lab in the Department of Molecular Genetics at the Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio). Email Dr. Cucinotta for more information at email@example.com.
The Cucinotta lab is investigating mechanisms of chromatin remodeling underlying quiescence reversibility in mammalian neural stem cell models. Projects in the Cucinotta lab have applications to cancer, regeneration, and aging. The successful candidate will have primary responsibility for data collection and analysis for projects incorporating genomics (ChIP-seq, CUT&Tag, ATAC-seq, and Hi-C), CRISPR screening, flow cytometry, and biochemistry (e.g., IP-MS).
How to Apply: Applications should include a CV, representative publications, the names of 2-3 references, and a cover letter detailing how your research experiences would contribute to the Cucinotta lab. Please also include a specific description of the training you wish to receive during your postdoc and how pursuing a postdoc in the Cucinotta lab could help you achieve your career/scientific goals. Please note that there is a limit of five attachments to your application.
Minimum Education Required
Ph.D. in developmental, molecular, or other cell biology-related fields.
Candidates are required to have a strong research background in stem cell culture and biochemistry. Successful candidates are required to have an outstanding publication record (at least one first-author research paper published in a peer-reviewed international journal).
PhDs who graduated within two years or close to defending are particularly encouraged to apply
The Department of Molecular Genetics within the College of Arts and Sciences seeks a Post Doctoral Scholar to join our team. The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college and the academic heart of the university. The College hosts 81 majors. With 38 departments, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff members, students have the unique opportunity to study with the best artists, scholars, and scientists in their field. The College values diversity and offers a supportive, open, and inclusive community.
The pay range for this position is $50,000 56,000. The offer for this position will fall within this range based on internal equity, unit's available budget, and the candidate's qualifications.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.