New England Biolabs and the DNA Enzymes division are seeking applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Research will be undertaken in a highly collaborative environment where publication of results is expected. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary research team aimed at profiling enzymatic behavior using novel single-molecule next-generation sequencing assays and bioinformatics.
Develop novel assays to study RNA and DNA polymerase replication fidelity, especially with respect to modified bases
Conceptualize and conduct experiments; implement hypothesis driven research
Communicate results to a larger scientific audience through conference attendance and departmental seminars
Write and publish articles in peer-reviewed journals
This position offers exciting opportunities for broad research training, collaboration with academic and industrial institutions, publishing in peer-reviewed journals and participation in national and international conferences.