Title:  Postdoctoral Associate - Metabolic Diseases

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $61,000
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  10114


The Postdoc Associate will use a multi-disciplinary approach, including GRO-seq, RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, CRISPR-seq, single-cell RNA seq, and Hi-seq, machine learning to understand environment-gene interactions in metabolic diseases and cancer. The postdoc fellow will develop independent projects.

Job Duties

  • Prepares samples and perform validation studies for omics analysis using genetic modified mouse models.
  • Performs functional analysis to identify cancer metabolic reprogramming.
  • Performs molecular biology experiments to identify oncopathways.
  • Writes manuscript to report the findings.
  • Documents experiments to ensure that work can be replicated by others.
  • Attends department seminar and other scientific events.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • Experience Required: None Required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD.
  • Experience in metabolism, cancer biology, epigenetics, and bioinformatics.



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