Northeastern University (NEU)

Postdoctoral Fellows and Staff Scientists

Northeastern University

Boston, MA, United States

Prof. John R. Engen’s laboratory at Northeastern University in Boston, MA U.S.A. invites applications for Postdoctoral and Staff Scientist positions. We are working in the application of hydrogen deuterium exchange (HDX) mass spectrometry (MS) to important problems in biology, including studies of large complexes, protein folding machinery, binding and allostery, and biopharmaceutical products.  Our work is grant-funded, highly collaborative, and offers applicants the flexibility to drive the projects in the direction the sciences takes us.  Successful applicants will be highly motivated with a successful track record including first-author publications.  A PhD in chemistry, biochemistry or related field and a strong background in protein analysis including advanced knowledge of protein biophysics are required. Prior experience with HDX MS and protein MS is highly desirable.  Skills in molecular biology and protein chemistry would be valuable, including experience with membranes and membrane systems, and protein expression and purification.  Flexible start dates are possible. Visit the group website at for more information and a list of recent publications and research areas.


Application can be made by sending your CV and a 1-page research statement via email to Informal inquires also welcome.


Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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Postdoctoral Fellows and Staff Scientists