Postdoctoral Research Position: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Organization:

Kang Lab
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Date Posted: 04/09/2021
City: Madison
State: Wisconsin
Primary Category: Research
Type of Position: Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Description & Details:

The Kang lab at the University of Wisconsin – Madison is seeking an outstanding and talented Postdoctoral Research Scientist who is interested in regeneration research. Our research will utilize established genetic zebrafish strains, discovered by forward genetics or generated by genome editing technique, and a wide range of molecular, cellular, biochemical and genetic approaches. The research goals are to identify novel regeneration-associated genes and to understand how injury signals are transduced to trigger tissue regeneration programs. For further information about the Kang Lab, visit our website https://kang.crb.wisc.edu/.

Qualifications:

The positions require experience with biological and biochemical techniques (subcloning, PCR, western blot, CRISPR/Cas9), imaging skills (in vivo imaging, confocal imaging, immunofluorescence, in situ hybridization, etc.) and/or genomic skills (RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, and scRNA-seq). Experience in zebrafish or animal models is preferred, but not required. Successful applicants will be highly motivated with good communication skills, interest and experience in tissue regeneration research, a proven publication record, and the ability to work independently. 

To Apply:

Interested individuals should email their CV, statement of research interests, and contact information for three references to Junsu Kang (junsu.kang@wisc.edu).