Boston University SENIOR ELECTRON MICROSCOPY TECHNOLOGIST & POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW, School of Medicine, Department of Physiology & Biophysics in Boston, Massachusetts

Tracking Code 9804/G2617 Job Description

A Postdoctoral Research Fellow and a Senior Electron Microscopy Technologist are sought to carry out cryo-EM and 3D reconstruction to determine the structure of troponin and tropomyosin on actin filament complexes associated with cardiac and skeletal muscle thin filaments.

Required Skills

Applicants must have several years of experience in high-resolution EM work and first-rate facility with computer-assisted image analysis. Prior familiarity with preserving and recording macromolecular assemblies by cryo-EM methods would be invaluable. Experience in supervising graduate students and postdoctoral fellows would also be important.

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Interested applicants should send their CV with three references to:

Dr. William Lehman

Professor of Physiology & Biophysics

Department of Physiology & Biophysics

Boston University School of Medicine

700 Albany Street

Boston, MA 02118

Or email:

wlehman@bu.edu

see http://www.bumc.bu.edu/phys-biophys/people/faculty/lehman/

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular