NIEHS Postdoc Position at Archer lab in Epigenetic Mechanisms and Transcriptional Regulation

Posted: 05 18, 2017

Description:

EPIGENETIC MECHANISMS AND TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION

Position Description:
Postdoctoral fellowships are available in Trevor Archer’s laboratory at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) in North Carolina. http://www.niehs.nih.gov/research/atniehs/labs/escbl/pi/cge/index.cfm

Recent examples of our work can be found at the following links: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26055322 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26119756 and within the attached link; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=archer+tk Successful candidates will have a choice of several exciting projects in the areas of Transcription, Epigenetics, and Stem Cell Biology. 

Location:
NIEHS main campus is located in the Research Triangle Park (RTP), North Carolina. The RTP is the largest research park in US located between Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, and is ~15 minute drive from Duke University, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and North Carolina State University.

Salary/Benefits:
Successful candidates will be offered competitive stipend/salary commensurate with number of years of postdoctoral experience and accomplishments.

Job Duties:

We are seeking fellows with an interest in the mechanisms by which chromatin remodelers function with transcription factors to regulate signal transduction by nuclear receptors in cancer cells and with master regulators in embryonic stem cells.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:
Candidates should have obtained a PhD degree within the last 5 years in Biological Sciences and have extensive training in biochemistry and/or molecular biology and/or genetics; experience in stem cell biology and or bioinformatics, are also highly desirable but not essential. Excellent communications skills and a strong work ethic are essential.

To Apply:

To Apply:
Please send CV and the names of three references via email to
Trevor Archer, Ph.D.
Chief, Epigenetics and Stem Cell Biology Laboratory
Senior Investigator & Chief, Chromatin and Gene Expression Section
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Institutes of Health
Mail Drop C4-01
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Email: archer1@niehs.nih.gov

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