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The Jackrel Lab is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher to join our lab. Research in the lab focuses on protein folding and misfolding using yeast, pure protein, and cellular models of disease with a primary focus on neurodegeneration. Specifically, we are studying the effects of chaperones and disaggregases on protein aggregation and aberrant phase transitions. Please see https://sites.wustl.edu/jackrel/ for more information.
Post Doc Instructions:
Please do not submit an application to this posting.� To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in �Applicant Special Instructions�.
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Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Chemistry.� This position is for the Danforth Campus.
Ph.D. graduates in biochemistry, biophysics/structural biology, cell biology, genetics, neuroscience, or a related area.
Interested applicants should email Meredith Jackrel (firstname.lastname@example.org) with a file containing a CV, statement of research interests, and contact information for three references.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Prior experience with mammalian cell culture (particularly neuronal), structural biology, and/or pure protein biochemistry.
Applicants with more senior experience may also be considered.
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