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Postdoctoral Associate
Institution: Broad Institute
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Category: Postdoctoral - Biology
Posted: 05/14/2020
Application Due: 00/00/0000
Type: Fulltime

The Zhang Lab develops novel tools for reading and writing biology and applies these tools to study diseases including neurological disorders and cancer. We are looking to recruit a sharp, experienced, creative, and independent scientist to lead a self-directed project focused on exploring and molecularly characterizing novel programmable enzymes.

The Zhang lab is a member of the Broad Institute and McGovern Institute at MIT, and a part of the greater Boston life-science community including MIT and Harvard. Our lab is a fun, fast-paced, result-driven, and collaborative environment with access to state-of-the-art research facilities, with support from NIH, HHMI, and various foundations and philanthropies.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:



  • PhD in a relevant field (microbiology, molecular biology, immunology, neuroscience, genetics, biochemistry, biological engineering, or structural biology).


  • Excellent molecular biology skills and experience in cell biology


  • Strong publication record in peer-reviewed journals


  • Outstanding clarity of thought in communications (written and oral)


  • Proven ability to efficiently and effectively solve problems




We are seeking creative and highly motivated individuals who want to work in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary research environment.


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Application Information
Contact:
Online App. Form: https://broadinstitute.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/broad_institute/job/Cambridge-MA/Postdoctoral-Associate_0711?sid=68