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Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $60,000
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  9129

Summary

The Postdoc Associate will use a multi-disciplinary approach, including mouse models, epigenomics, neuroscience, metabolomics, and bioinformatics to understand environment-gene interactions and circadian rhythm in metabolic diseases, cancer, autism, and Alzheimer's disease. 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 metabolic reprogramming in diabetes, fatty liver, and heart failure.
  • Performs molecular biology experiments such as ChIP-seq, Hi-C, or snATAC-seq to characterize epigenomic remodeling.
  • Writes manuscript to report the findings.
  • Documents experiments to ensure that work can be replicated by others.
     

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • The candidate should be familiar with the basic biological laboratory techniques, data organization, lab maintenance.
  • Passionate about learning new techniques.
     

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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