Postdoctoral Associate

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Classification Title Postdoctoral Associate
Posting Number R1800031
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade E.8
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

A postdoctoral research associate position is available in the lab of Dr. Mark O’Brian to study homeostatic control of nutritional metals in bacteria. The lab currently takes biochemical, genetic and genomic approaches to elucidate the control of iron and manganese metabolism in the model organism Bradyrhizobium japonicum. Experience in molecular biology, analysis of DNA, RNA and proteins is desirable.

The incumbent is expected to carry out cutting-edge research using a variety of approaches and techniques. These include analysis of DNA, RNA and proteins, mutant screens and whole genome analyses. The selected candidate must be highly motivated, take initiative, and work well in a group.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have a Ph.D., or M.D. degree

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in molecular biology, analysis of DNA, RNA and proteins is desirable.

Physical Demands
Salary Range $43,000 - $46,000
Work Hours
FTE 1.00
Campus Downtown Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must provide a cover letter, a resume, or CV, plus names and email address for three references. Thank you.

Close DateExternal Closing Date 02/16/2019
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Mark O'Brian, Ph.D.
Contact's Title Professor and Chair - Biochemistry
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-829-3200

Posting Dates

Posted 02/16/2018
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV/Resume
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents