Thomas Jefferson Univ Post Doctoral Fellow Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Lab of Dr Pluciennik in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
A Post Doctoral Fellow position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Anna Pluciennik at Thomas Jefferson University to study DNA repair systems in the context of neurodegeneration..and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; company.and.#39;s website.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;The position will focus on identifying novel DNA repair pathways involved in genome instability in Huntington.and.#39;s disease and will use a variety of molecular, cellular,.and.nbsp; and stem cell biology approaches, including mutagenesis, gene editing, fluorescence microscopy, protein purification, enzyme assays, cell culture and quantitative protemics. The laboratory is located in a newly renovated space in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. A strong background in molecular biology/biochemistry is required.PhD. requiredJefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 full and part-time students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News .and.amp; World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation.and.#39;s best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans..and.nbsp;Employer.and.#39;s Job# 9236000Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.