Postdoctoral Position: Galperin Lan

Organization: Galperin Lab
University of Kentucky
Date Posted: 07/06/2021
City: Lexington
State: Kentucky
Primary Category: Research
Type of Position: Postdoctoral Position

Description & Details:

Postdoctoral Position in congenital disease
A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Galperin lab at the University of Kentucky. The goal of Dr. Galperin’ s lab is to understand the cellular and molecular mechanisms underlaying congenital disease. We utilize a multidisciplinary approach that employed methodologies of cell biology, biochemistry and genetics. Many projects in the lab incorporate in vivo zebrafish model and ex vivo cell models.

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The successful candidate will carry out an independent project on the role of cellular signaling in organismal development and congenital disease. Candidates should have a strong research record in any of the following areas: developmental biology, genetics, or other relevant fields. Experience in zebrafish embryology is preferred, but not required. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated individual with scientific curiosity, good communication skills, will have a proven publication record, and the ability to work independently. The appointment will be for 1 year with renewal up to 5 years.

To Apply:

Interested candidates should send a cover letter detailing research interest and suitability for this position as well as provide names of at least two references to
The Department of Biochemistry provides unique and outstanding resources to support innovative research. The Department of Biochemistry collaborates with a number of centers at the university that facilitate biomedical research, including the Markey Cancer Center, Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center, the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science.


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