The Plymate laboratory in the Department of Medicine at the University of Washington is looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow, who is interested in research involving novel small molecules affecting androgen receptor function in prostate cancer.
The Plymate laboratory is specifically interested in the epigenetic modulation of androgen receptor signaling by kinases and phosphatases. The postdoctoral fellow will work in a highly interactive laboratory environment and collaborate with clinical experts, molecular biologists, and chemists.
Faculty at the University of Washington engage in teaching and research. This is a 12-month full-time position with the title of Senior Fellow with the possibility for renewal. Anticipated start date is April 2019.
Applicants should have a PhD degree or equivalent in the field of the molecular and cell biology, a strong publication record, and good spoken/written communication skills.
Competitive candidates will have expertise in: 1) Molecular and cell biology 2) RNA and DNA analysis including RNA -seq and CHiP -seq and 3) proficiency in scientific writing.
Submit CV and Cover Letter outlining specific experience via the Interfolio link provided.
Application review will continue until the position is filled.
Questions about this position may be directed to Cynthia Sprenger, PhD , CTS2501@uw.edu.
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