Postdoc in single-cell regulatory genomics - UT Southwestern - Dallas, TX

Organization
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Job Location
Dallas, TX
Job Description

Interests: The Hon laboratory at UT Southwestern is actively seeking highly motivated postdoctoral scholars with a keen interest in gene regulation, and particularly in developing massively parallel single-cell and genome editing approaches to understand and engineer cellular circuits.

Ideals: We especially value creative, energetic, and fearless individuals. Crazy ideas are a plus. We firmly believe that the modern biologist must be adept at experimentation as well as computation, and we are committed to training these scientists to succeed as future independent investigators.

Requirements

Search: Candidates must hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree. We are seeking new colleagues with diverse training experiences, and we are especially excited about individuals with experience in:

  1. single-cell and regulatory genomics
  2. statistical and machine learning
  3. mammalian gene regulation

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