Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-AM_PD [#27327, 1826]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline:2024/05/31 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/03/11, listed until 2024/05/31)
Position Description:    

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The Anyi Mazo-Vargas Lab in the Biology Department at Duke University is seeking a motivated postdoctoral researcher to join our team. Our research centers on developmental patterning and evolution, with a focus on understanding how spatial information is established and evolves during development. We employ cutting-edge genomics and single-cell techniques, as well as genome engineering and other methodologies, to investigate gene function and regulation. The successful candidate will lead an independent research project and will have the opportunity to mentor both undergraduate and graduate students. A Ph.D. is required, preferably in fields such as biology, development, genetics, cell biology, or related disciplines. Strong organizational and communication skills, as well as a passion for scientific inquiry, are essential. Join us in exploring the fascinating world of developmental biology and evolution!

Preferred Qualifications - Proficiency in chromatin mapping technologies such as ATAC-seq, CUT&Tag, HiC-seq - Familiarity with transgenic methodologies, CRISPR/Cas9, and RNAi - Experience in conducting in situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry assays. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunities 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 aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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 aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.


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Further Info:
www.biology.duke.edu
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BOX 90338
DURHAM, NC 27708