Post-Doctoral research position in Molecular Cell Biology - (190001GO)
A full time Post-Doctoral research position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Young Chun/Dr. Charles Hong in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Maryland-Baltimore immediately. MD, PhD or MD/PhD scientist is sought to join a laboratory at the forefront of academic drug discovery, cardiovascular biology and human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs). Primary responsibility is to utilize the CRISPR/Cas9 genomic engineering technology to examine the impact of genomic ablation of the candidate target genes on iPSC-CM and animal models.
University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging excellence through diversity. Qualified woman and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. or M.D. and an expertise in molecular cell biology . Prior experience in CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing, and experience with hiPSCs and iPSC-CMs are highly valued.
Job: Postdoctoral Fellows
Organization: School of Medicine - Clinical Departments
Job Posting: Jan 30, 2020
Internal Number: 137481
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