Postdoctoral Research Fellow
- UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
- Location: Pittsburgh , PA
- Job Number: 7076549
- Posting Date: Mar 30, 2021
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionA postdoctoral research fellowship is available with a focus on the genomic and epigenomic studies of human autoimmune and inflammatory diseases in a productive laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh.
The applicant will be responsible for undertaking functional genomic and epigenomic studies using in vitro and ex vivo approaches to understand the functional consequences of genetic susceptibility loci previously identified by this lab in diseases such as lupus, Behçet’s disease, and Takayasu arteritis. Training in genomic molecular biology methods, including gene editing (CRISPR/Cas9), EMSA, ChIP-seq, and ATAC-seq is strongly preferred. Candidates who have demonstrated scholarly productivity will be preferred.
Interested candidates should send their CV to Amr Sawalha, MD at firstname.lastname@example.org