Postdoctoral Researcher in Skeletal Biology
- UConn Health
- Location: Farmington, CT
- Job Number: 7071776
- Posting Date: Nov 4, 2020
Job DescriptionWe are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral student to join our research group. The central focus of work evolves around a new NIH initiative called HuBMAP, which seeks to develop a spatial biomolecular atlas of different human tissue types. Our focus will be to develop a highly defined 3D molecular atlas for the different cell types that comprise bone tissue. You will become part of a team that will develop and use advanced spatial gene expression and imaging techniques to characterize human bone tissue. Further, you will have the opportunity to interact with other consortium members nationwide.
Interested candidates should have a strong background in molecular and cell biology. Candidates that have a strong background in computational approaches to analyze gene expression data will also be considered. This position is supported by NIH funding. Postdoctoral fellows at the health center belong to a union, are well compensated, and receive additional benefits.
To apply for this position, please email: pmaye@uchc with a current CV, statement of research interests and goals, and the names and contact information for three references. Please include postdoctoral applicant in the subject line.