Associate Research Scientist and postdoctoral research scientist positions in the Division of Molecular Genetics in the Department of Pediatrics immediately available to participate in the conduct of studies on the molecular genetics of congenital diaphragmatic hernia, congenital heart disease, and breast cancer. Applicants should have experience in analysis of DNA sequence variation, next generation sequence analysis, exome sequencing, transcriptional regulation of gene expression, cell culture and transfection. Experience in molecular biological techniques such as polymerase chain reaction, genotyping, sequencing, real time PCR, Northern blots, Western blots, and immunohistochemistry preferred.
Applicants should have a PhD or MD/PhD and at least 2-3 years post doctoral experience, excellent oral and written communication skills, be organized, meticulous, and able to work independently.
Send a curriculum vitae, a statement of interest, and contact information for three references to Dr. Wendy Chung, Division of Molecular Genetics, Columbia University, 1150 St. Nicholas Ave., Room 620, New York, NY 10032, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org