Post-Doctoral Fellow – The Wistar Institute – Sarma Lab

Post-Doctoral Fellow – The Wistar Institute – Sarma Lab

The Wistar Institute

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Postdoctoral position is available in laboratory of Dr. Kavitha Sarma at The Wistar Institute, a member of the Penn Epigenetics Institute. Candidates must be highly motivated, enthusiastic and interactive scientists with interests in gene regulation, chromatin biology and epigenetics. Candidates must have a strong background in molecular biology and/or genomics. Preference will be given to candidates with some level of bioinformatics experience analyzing genome-wide data sets.

Candidates should have a PhD degree and must have at least one first author peer reviewed publication. Application must include the following documents:

• A CV including a list of publications, manuscripts in preparation, and technical skills.
• One-page cover letter stating reasons for their scientific interest in the lab and career goals.
• Names and contact information for at least 3 references to
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Post-Doctoral Fellow – The Wistar Institute – Sarma Lab