Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate- Gill Lab
A post-doctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr Matthew Gill in the Department of Molecular Medicine at The Scripps Research Institute, Scripps Florida. Work in the lab is focused on characterizing an insulin signaling pathway in the nematode C. elegans that is involved in development and lifespan determination.
Postdoctoral Associates are appointed positions for the purpose of developing scholarly competence, working under the supervision of a Scripps Research Faculty member. These appointments are normally not renewed beyond a total of six years. Postdoctoral Associates cannot apply for external funding either as a Principal Investigator or Co-Principal Investigator without prior approval from a Departmental Chair. Postdoctoral Associates do not have consulting privileges.
Details of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.
Must possess a doctoral degree. A pending doctoral degree may be considered with approval of the Principal Investigator.
Requirements: The position requires a PhD in a related scientific discipline with experience and publications demonstrating expertise in any of the following areas: genetics, molecular biology, or cell culture. Experience working with C. elegans and / or cell culture would be preferred.
To be considered, please send a cover letter describing your research interests, your CV, copies of representative publications, and a list of three individuals that can serve as references to Dr. Matthew Gill, email@example.com.
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Commensurate with experience
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