Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University

Position ID:Duke-MGM-MARCHUK [#9158]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27710, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Biology / Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, Genetics
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2017/05/10)
Position Description:    

Molecular Genetics of Vascular Malformations

A post-doctoral position is available to investigate the role of somatic mutation in vascular malformation syndromes. This newly funded study will investigate vascular malformations that have been proposed to follow a two-hit mutation mechanism, as previously described by our laboratory for Cerebral Cavernous Malformations (CCM). See Akers et al., 2009, Human Molecular Genetics 18:919-930, PMC26402099, and McDonald et al., 2014. Human Molecular Genetics 23:4357-70, PMC4103679 for our published studies on CCM.

The ideal applicant will have previous experience with library construction for next-generation DNA sequencing and with analysis of the sequence data. Please submit a cover letter outlining your professional interests, your CV, copies of up to three of your published papers, and the names and email addresses of three references.

Duke University 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 also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.


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https://mgm.duke.edu/faculty-and-research/primary-faculty/douglas-marchuk-phd/
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919-684-1945
 
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Box 3175 DUMC
Durham, N.C. 27710

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