Postdoctoral Research Position in Experimental Microbiome Research at The Ohio State University
Project: Examining the role of endemic gut bacteria in gut epithelial tissue development and differentiation in an invertebrate insect model.
**Position is funded for two years and set to begin on or after March 15th 2017.**
Location: Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Qualifications: – PhD with a strong bioinformatics and molecular biology and/or microbiology background (which will be assessed as part of the interview)
– strong experience with transcriptome sequencing and analysis – excellent writing and communication skills
– must have co/authored an average of 1 paper for every 18 months of graduate work
– successful experience with grant writing
– strong teaching and mentoring experience
OSU is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to ethnic, gender, racial, lifestyle and religious diversity. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status.
Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged. Eligible applicants should send a single PDF including CV and a one-page research statement to Zakee L. Sabree (email@example.com) and include [ExpMicrobiome] in the Subject heading for correct mail routing.
The Insect-Microbial Symbiosis Lab is currently accepting graduate students.
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