University of Massachusetts Medical School Post Doctoral Associate in Worcester, Massachusetts

GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Maehr Lab focuses on combining stem cell biology and immunology to understand human immune syndromes, including Type 1 Diabetes. We develop and study human pluripotent stem cell-based disease models. In this role you will assist pluripotent stem cell studies under guidance of the principle investigators or designee.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join a dynamic research team in the area of pluripotent stem cell biology. The candidate will apply cutting edge CRISPR technologies in human pluripotent stem cells and closely interact with other lab members to design and execute (epi-)genome editing projects. The individual will learn and apply human pluripotent stem cells and CRISPR technologies as well as molecular biology and epigenomics approaches.

PhD required. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in cell culture and molecular biology.

Interested applicants should forward CV and names and contact information for three references to Lisa Hubacz at: lisa.hubacz@umassmed.edu

Working Title: Post Doctoral Associate

Requisition Number: 2017-29116

Shift: Day

Exempt/Non-Exempt Status: Exempt

Union Code: Non Union Position-W63-Residents/Post Docs

External Company Name: University of Massachusetts Medical School

External Company URL: www.umassmed.edu