Van Andel Research Institute’s Laboratory of Dr. Gerd P. Pfeifer has a position available for one Postdoctoral Fellow.
The Pfeifer lab studies DNA methylation with the intent of elucidating the mechanisms and significance of DNA methylation changes in cancer and other diseases.
Specifically, we are interested in candidates with a background in molecular biology.
This postdoctoral position is available immediately for a motivated PhD graduate who meets the qualifications and description outlined below. The fellow is expected to use and establish cellular and animal models to investigate epigenetic modifiers and their impact on DNA methylation patterns.
The overall goal of the project is to study epigenetic pathways with relevance for cancer and other diseases.The candidate will work with Dr. Pfeifer and his research team to identify areas of interest and expertise that will facilitate the highest level of contribution to reach overall project objectives.