Rutgers University-Newark Campus

Postdoctoral Position in infectious disease

New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University

Newark, NJ, United States

A postdoctoral opportunity is available in the laboratory of Hee-Sook Kim in the Public Health Research Institute (PHRI) (, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University, Newark NJ. The Postdoctoral Fellow will participate in research projects focusing on the roles of chromatin marks in genome integrity and antigenic variation in Trypanosoma brucei, the parasite of African sleeping sickness. The position is available starting immediately. An ideal candidate will have training in molecular biology, biochemistry (protein purification), and/or high-throughput sequencing/bioinformatics. The candidate should have the ability to work individually and as part of a team. The candidate is expected to collect, record and perform data analysis, prepare reports for peer-reviewed scientific publications and conference presentations, and contributes to the writing of IACUC and IBC applications and fellowships/grants.

To apply, visit Posting Number is 19ST2308. Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae with contact information of three referees. For more information about Dr. Kim’s research, please visit, (

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and is compliant with the Americans with disabilities Act (ADA). For more information, please visit Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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Quote Reference: 19ST2308