A postdoctoral associate position is available in the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Description Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, and Molecular and Cellular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine. The research interests focus on understanding nuclear receptor signaling in inflammatory bowel disease. The candidate for this position should have a strong background in molecular biology, cell biology, and immunology. The candidate must be self-motivated and be able to work independently with outstanding writing skills. Attention to detail, organizational communication skills, and the ability to manage multiple concurrent tasks are essential.
Required: Ph.D. in related research fields, minimum two years-experience in animal handling (particularly mice) and expertise in cell and molecular biology, immunohistology, protein and RNA analysis are required. Experience with primary cells isolation and cell culture are strongly preferred.