Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)

Postdoctoral Associate - Metabolism

Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)

Houston, TX, United States


The Postdoc Associate will use a multi-disciplinary approach, including GRO-seq, RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, CRISPR-seq, single-cell RNA seq, and Hi-seq, machine learning to understand environment-gene interactions in metabolic diseases and cancer. The postdoc fellow will develop independent projects.

Job Duties

  • Prepares samples and perform validation studies for omics analysis using genetic modified mouse models.
  • Performs functional analysis to identify cancer metabolic reprogramming.
  • Performs molecular biology experiments to identify oncopathways.
  • Writes manuscript to report the findings.
  • Documents experiments to ensure that work can be replicated by others.
  • Attends department seminar and other scientific events.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in metabolism, cancer biology, epigenetics, and bioinformatics.

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.