Postdoctoral Fellowship – Next Generation Sequencing

New England Biolabs
Job Location
Ipswich, MA
Job Description

An exciting postdoctoral fellowship opportunity is available within the NEBNext Research and Development group at New England Biolabs (NEB).  This position is focused on developing and utilizing cutting edge technology for Next Generation Sequencing applications. The successful applicant thrives in a fast paced team environment and is self-motivated.

This position offers exciting opportunities for broad research training, external collaborations, publishing in peer-reviewed journals and participation in national and international conferences.


Required Qualifications/ Experience:

Ph.D. in biochemistry, molecular biology or related field.

Expertise in next generation sequencing from sample prep to data analysis.

Publication of original scientific work in high quality journals.

Demonstrated scientific communication in both formal and informal settings.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications/ Experience:

Experience with NGS data analysis.

Skilled in methods development.

Strong work ethic, emphasizing both efficiency and quality of work.

How to Apply
About Our Organization

New England Biolabs, Inc. (NEB) is a privately held biotechnology company with a worldwide reputation for providing quality reagents for the molecular biology market. NEB's customers range from small academic laboratories to major research institutions to large industrial corporations. NEB has a strong research focus, and relies on the cooperative interaction of a motivated workforce for its success. NEB is located in a beautiful estate setting, LEED certified building north of Boston.

New England Biolabs is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer of Minorities, Females, Disabled and Protected Veterans


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