Opportunity: A position as a postdoctoral fellow is immediately available in the laboratory of Gustavo Mostoslavsky, M.D., PhD at Boston University/Boston Medical Center at the Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM). The position is in the field of stem cell biology, iPSC and differentiation towards T/NK cell lineages, and is a great opportunity for a motivated individual interested in gaining experience, technical expertise and a publication record for a career in cutting edge research.
Duties and Responsibilities: Highly motivated, successful candidates will implement and coordinate ongoing research projects as well as design and direct novel strategies utilizing iPSC modeling of T cell specification. Applicants with technical expertise related to iPSC biology, gene editing and T cell development are preferred. Familiarity with procedures including but not restricted to plasmid and genomic DNA isolation, cloning, cell culture, PCR, blotting, various tissue culture procedures, and molecular biology techniques would be helpful. Candidate will also be required to work independently as well as part of a team.
Basic Qualifications: Relevant laboratory experience; especially familiarity with molecular biology, biochemistry, and tissue culture techniques is necessary.
Additional Qualifications: Ph.D or M.D. in biological science or a related field is required. The successful candidate should be able to manage multiple detail-oriented tasks with minimal supervision, capable of trouble-shooting and critical thinking, self-motivated, dedicated and creative.
Contact: Please forward contact details and a current CV/resume to Dr. Gustavo Mostoslavsky at email@example.com