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Employment Status: Regular - Full Time
Postdoc positions are available at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Research Institute starting in the fall of 2018. Newly relocated to the CHOP/University of Pennsylvania medical campus, the Long lab is seeking highly motivated postdoc to expand an active research program broadly related to skeletal biology and pathophysiology https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/myncbi/fanxin.long.1/bibliography/40625476/public/?sort=date&direction=descending. Relevant research topics include but are not limited to mesenchymal stem cells and differentiation, cartilage and bone development, homeostasis and aging, diabetic complications in skeleton, integration of bone and whole-body metabolism. Successful postdocs are expected to employ leading-edge technologies including high-throughput sequencing, metabolomics, iPS technology and CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing to tackle important questions in the field. They will enjoy scientific freedom, a vibrant research environment, a strong support for career development and a competitive salary together with excellent fringe benefits. Individuals with PhD or MD and a strong background in cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry or mouse genetics are encouraged to apply and they do not need prior research experience in skeletal biology. Applicants should demonstrate a good publication record and strong English communication skills. Please send application including CV to Fanxin Long at [email protected]
To learn more about Dr. Fanxin Long visit https://www.research.chop.edu/people/fanxin-long
- Conduct independent scholarly research and develop new methods and protocols
- Participate in project planning, recording and evaluation of data
- Acquire technical, lab management and grant writing skills
- Participate in seminars, lectures, poster sessions and presentation at national meetings
- Supervise junior lab members
- Assist with other research projects
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- A terminal degree PhD, MD, DVM, etc.
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