Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-DK_PD [#27370, 1826]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline:2024/06/19 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/03/19, listed until 2024/06/19)
Position Description:    

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The Kiehart lab in the Biology Department at Duke University is looking to hire a postdoctoral researcher to contribute to our studies on the molecular and biomechanical mechanisms of cell sheet morphogenesis during dorsal closure in the model system, Drosophila melanogaster (reviewed in Kiehart et al. 2017 Ann. Rev. Cell Dev. Biol. 33:169). Our lab applies high resolution live imaging techniques combined with biophysical approaches, genetics, gene discovery and computational tools. The successful applicant will lead a research project and will have the opportunity to mentor students. Candidates must hold a PhD or anticipate completion of a PhD prior to starting the postdoc position and must have prior publications. To apply, please submit a cover letter, CV, statement of research interest, names and contact information for three references and a publication list via Academic Jobs Online [https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/27370]. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and will fill the position as soon as is possible.

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 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.

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Application Materials Required: Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application: Cover letter, Curriculum Vitae and contact information for two references.

Further Info: http://sites.biology.duke.edu/kiehartlab/ and dkiehart@duke.edu.


Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
www.biology.duke.edu
email address
 
BOX 90338
DURHAM, NC 27708