Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Columbia University Irving Medical Center

New York, NY, United States

Field(s) of Specialization: Molecular & Cell Biology, RNA Biology, Genomics, CRISPR

Description: The Xuebing Wu laboratory in the Department of Medicine and the Department of Systems Biology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center is seeking a motivated postdoctoral research scientist. The successful candidate will develop integrated genomic approaches to study the mechanisms of post-transcriptional gene regulation in human cells, including mRNA folding and translational regulation. Ideally, the candidate will have training and experience in molecular biology (cloning, next-generation sequencing, etc.) and mammalian cell culture. The postdoctoral period is for a minimum of two years and the candidate will be mentored towards an independent academic career. An ability to work independently as well as in a strong team-science environment is required. More information about the Wu laboratory can be found at https://xuebingwu.github.io/.

Minimum qualifications for Grade:
Applicant MUST meet this minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant:

Requires a PhD, MD-PhD or equivalent doctoral training completed within two years. Experience in molecular biology and mammalian cell culture.

Additional Position-Specific Qualifications

Applicants meeting these qualifications are preferred:

Experience with RNA biology, molecular cloning, CRISPR/Cas, and genomics.

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