Department of Chemistry, Duke University

Position ID:Duke-Department of Chemistry-POSTDOCRNA [#8788]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Position in RNA Biochemistry and Targeting
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Biochemistry / Molecular Analyses, Cell Biology
Biology / Molecular/Cell Biology
Chemistry / biological, Chemical biology, Chemistry and Life Sciences, Biochemistry
Appl Deadline: finished (posted 2017/01/09, finished 2018/04/09)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Hargrove Lab is searching for a postdoc interested in exploring RNA as a therapeutic target. Funded projects include targeting long noncoding RNAs and alternatively spliced mRNAs that impact prostate cancer progression. Ideal candidates will have experience in RNA biochemistry and be familiar with molecular RNA experimental techniques.

The Hargrove Lab is broadly interested in the molecular recognition of RNA, including by proteins, nucleic acids, and small drug-like molecules. Current lab members benefit from a range of chemical and biological backgrounds, and collaboration both within and outside of the laboratory is recognized as a key component of success. This position is an excellent opportunity for enthusiastic, creative, and motivated researchers seeking interdisciplinary training in a rapidly expanding field.

For more information about the Hargrove Lab and list of recent publications, applicants are encouraged to see our webpage:

Degree requirements: PhD by July 1, 2017

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Department of Chemistry
Duke University
Box 90347
Durham, NC 27708-0347

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