Posted on May 26,

Director, Center for RNA Biology
Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
University of Rochester

Post-doctoral position to study molecular defects in human neurologic disorders.

A Post-Doctoral Position is open in the Maquat lab at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. Applicants should hold a PhD or MD/PhD degree(s) and have expertise in molecular, cellular or structural biology. The goal is to study post-transcriptional defects neurodevelopmental diseases, with a focus on RNA-binding proteins. A background in computational biology is a plus but not required.

Interested individuals should submit:

1)      a complete curriculum vitae,
2)      the names and email addresses of three references (applicants should state their relationship to each), and
3)      a description of research interests

Successful applicants will join a very productive and interactive lab, and a lively and supportive RNA community that consists of more than 25 labs spanning the University of Rochester Medical Center and the adjacent College of Arts & Sciences and Engineering. The Maquat lab offers an outstanding research environment and excellent opportunities to collaborate with basic scientists and clinicians.

Please submit applications to:
Liz Leverenz at [email protected]

Maquat Lab:
Center for RNA Biology:

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