Postdoctoral Fellow - Longworth Lab
- Cleveland Clinic
- Location: Cleveland, OH
- Job Number: 7070464 (Ref #: d4ceb4f0)
- Posting Date: Oct 1, 2020
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Immediate opening for a postdoctoral fellow position in the Longworth laboratory in the Department of Inflammation and Immunity at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute. Our lab investigates the role of DNA organizing complexes in innate immune responses to bacterial and viral infections, and to endogenous retrovirus and retrotransposon expression. We are seeking highly motivated individuals with experience and knowledge of techniques in molecular biology, genetics, and biochemistry. Candidate must be familiar with cultivation of cell lines. Familiarity with lenti- and retroviral based systems of nucleic acid delivery, with CRISPR/Cas9, and with chromatin based biochemical assays including ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, and 4C-seq are advantages.
Ph.D. with relevant laboratory experience is required. Proficiency in spoken and written English is required. Email cover letter, CV, and contact information for 3 references to Michelle Longworth, Ph.D.; Department of Inflammation and Immunity; Lerner Research Institute, firstname.lastname@example.org.
By embracing and understanding the diversity EVERY ONE brings, Cleveland Clinic has created an inclusive culture that promotes innovation, growth, and new ideas. This has enhanced our ability to attract the best global talent to provide the best patient experience possible. Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.