NIH-funded Postdoctoral Fellowship Position, to begin as early as June 2019 (duration: 2-5 yrs).

NIH-funded Postdoctoral Fellowship in RNA Metabolism in Innate Immunity

National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland

The Fellow will investigate molecular mechanisms involved in RNA metabolism relevant to cytoplasmic RNA polymeradse III (cyto-Pol III)-mediated innate immune mRNA induction and metabolism. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or M.D. and have less than 5 years postdoctoral experience.  Expertise in molecular biology, genetics and/or biochemistry is required, as are strong letters of recommendation.  The successful candidate will confer regularly with the principal investigator but must develop self-directed research and have good technical, presentation, and communication skills as essential parts of the training experience.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter that details their specific interests in the research interests of the Maraia lab.

  • Send a cover letter, C.V., and the names of three references with their email addresses and telephone numbers by Email to:

Richard J. Maraia, M.D.

Email: maraiar@nullmail.nih.gov