Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $50,004 - $50,760
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  1398

A post-doctoral position is available in the laboratory of Lanlan Shen at Baylor College of Medicine.  For more information, Shen Lab.


The Shen lab is interested in the epigenetic mechanisms in health and disease with a focus on transcriptional regulation by DNA methylation across development and tumorigenesis. We use a combination of genomics, epigenomics, and next-generation CRISPR-gene editing approaches and a variety of model systems including intestinal epithelial organoids, and germ-free and gnotobiotic mice.

Job Responsibilities
  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • May establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals.
  • May be responsible for laboratory operations.
  • May supervise research staff.
Minimum Qualifications

Education: Ph.D with background in molecular biology or a closely related field.

Experience: Experience with gene targeting and developmental biology is desirable.





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