Postdoctoral/Researh Associate position in the laboratory of Dr. Paul F. Agris within the RNA Institute (SUNY). Applicants are sought with expertise in structural biology by NMR. Successful applicant will have had experience with macromolecular structure determination by NMR (MDS), but will not need to have had experience with RNA. RNA experience is preferred. Projects include RNA/RNA, RNA/Protein and RNA/small molecule interactions involved in control of gene expression and in infectious disease.
Applicants should submit:
1) complete resume’,
2) names and contacts of three references and
3) a brief description of NMR research experience that includes those approaches/technologies with which the applicant has extensive experience.
Modern 700MHz and 500 MHz NMRs each with cryoprobes are available for data collection; HPC including GPU systems are available for data processing, structure determination, predictive interactions. The RNA Institute provides a unique research resource environment for some 50 principal investigators and ~400 researchers conducting RNA science and its applications to human health problems, technology development and drug discovery in New York’s Capital District. Albany has the cultural activities of a large city but within the environment of a small city atmosphere, ready access to the Adirondacks, Berkshires, the NY lake district, Boston, and NYC.
Submit completed application materials by email attachment to Dr. Paul F. Agris: