Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Cranial Development/Genetics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 123227
An NIH-funded postdoctoral fellow position is available in the Barske lab in the Divisions of Human Genetics and Developmental Biology. The project investigates molecular mechanisms controlling growth plate patterning in the developing zebrafish skeleton. Techniques will include zebrafish transgenesis and lineage-tracing, confocal imaging of cleared specimens, and analysis of enhancer candidates. We are seeking a motivated and productive individual who has experience working with zebrafish models as well as in developmental biology, molecular biology, and genomics. Please visit the Barske Lab website for additional information on our other current research projects and our team.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Design, execute, and record laboratory experiments, and analyze the data.
Research and improve current methods and evaluate innovative techniques. Implement this knowledge in the Division/Department.
Present research at laboratory meetings, journal clubs, seminars, and meetings.
Draft, write, and edit scientific reports, papers, journal articles, abstracts, and grants.
Maintain currency in field through continuing education, literature, and seminars.
Attend required Cincinnati Children's training sessions and ensure regulatory compliance with all policies and procedures.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Cincinnati Children's Research and Training at a Glance
Among the top in NIH funding for pediatric research institutions
Over 1.4 million square feet of research laboratory space
900+ scientists conducting basic, translational, and clinical research
Over 2000 publications annually in top-tier journals
Access to Employee Resource Groups and Mentorship programs
Postdocs have gone on to careers in academia, biotech, pharma, teaching etc.
At Cincinnati Children’s, we come to work with one goal: to make children’s health better. We believe in a team approach, both in caring for patients and their families, and in advancing science and discovery. We strive to do better, and find energy and inspiration in our shared purpose. If you want to be the best you can be, you can do it at Cincinnati Children’s.