Postdoctoral Fellow – SEPS lab Job in Seattle, WA at Seattle Children’s Hospital
The SEPS lab (http://faculty. washington. edu/seps ) at the Center for Integrative Brain Research, Seattle Children’sResearch Institute and the University of Washington invites applications for several R01-funded postdoctoral positions.
Work in the SEPS lab focuses on shared molecular pathology among the many genetic causes of autism.
The successful candidate will work closely with a technician and graduate/undergraduate students to plan and supervise several parallel lines of investigation involving primary neuronal cell culture, genetic mouse models, and human iPS cells.
The candidate will be expected to independently move projects forward, write papers, and apply for F32 or equivalent grants. The ideal candidate will have the ability to perform precise wetlab work and complex bioinformatics analyses.
Prior experience with human iPS cell culture and MatLab or R programming would be beneficial. Creative, big-picture thinking and dedication to autism research are essential. The selected candidate will join the vibrant research community at CIBR, located on the top floor of a newly renovated building in downtown Seattle. A modern, open lab space, a collegial atmosphere, on-site gym and rooftop garden, andtop-of-the-line equipment, office space and meeting rooms make this an ideal training environment.
Required Education/Experience: – PhD in specialty area from an accredited university training program – Experience using basic research techniques of specialty area Preferred: – Previous experience conducting research in the pediatric arena – Experience in protocol and manuscript development and in grant writing
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About the Company
Company: Seattle Children’s Hospital
Company Location: Seattle, WA