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Postdoctoral Fellow

Organization
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Job Location
One Bungtown Road
Cold Spg Hbr, NY 11724
United States
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Benefits

Comprehensive Benefit Package 

Job Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) invites applications for the position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Molecular Biology to work on a project involving cell engineering and construction of expression vectors for the purpose of transient and stable expression of target genes in human and mouse cells. This work will be held in the laboratory of Michael Wigler.

The candidate should have skills in cell culture, fluorescent microscopy, and transfection. They will be asked to apply these skills in a team effort to discover inhibitors of cancer genes, genes with gain of function mutations, viruses and explore these inhibitors in cell culture and model animal systems.

Requirements

EDUCATION: Successful applicants will possess a PhD degree or equivalent in molecular biology

EXPERIENCE: Three to four years of research experience is preferred. Prior experience in biology, molecular biology and cell engineering is essential.

SKILLS: The successful candidate should possess excellent organizational, analytical, and communication skills, maintaining data spreadsheets, be willing to take the initiative, and will be able to work effectively and productively in a team-oriented environment while maintaining a strong sense of integrity.

Interested candidates should apply online to position # 02822-R using the following link: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17548.

We offer a highly collaborative social and scientific environment as well as a competitive salary and benefits.

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics and bioinformatics. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities.

For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. 

About Our Organization

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics and bioinformatics. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities.

For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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