Postdoctoral Position – neuronal RNA biology and epigenetics
University of California, Riverside
March 7, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Academic / Research
We are looking for a talented and motivated Postdoctoral Researcher to work on RNA biology and epigenetics in neuronal development.
The position is in the laboratory of Dr. Jernej Murn in the Department of Biochemistry at the University of California, Riverside. A successful applicant will have a strong background in molecular biology, neurobiology, and genetics. Prior experience with cell culture, optogenetics and/or computational biology is desirable. For more information about the lab, please visit https://www.murnlab.info/.
The position is available starting immediately. Interested applicants should send their CV and contact information of three referees to Dr. Murn at email@example.com.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
A Ph.D and a strong background in molecular biology, neurobiology, and genetics.
Internal Number: Jernej Murn 2017-18
About University of California, Riverside
The University of California, Riverside is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.
Widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, UCR currently hosts about 22,000 students, with 900 instructional faculty, including 660 ladder-rank faculty. Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox and Provost Paul J. D'Anieri are implementing plans for an aggressive expansion of the faculty, planning to bring an additional 300 ladder-rank faculty onboard.
The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.
We are located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations.