Company:  Confidential

Job Title: Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Biophysics

Job Number: 56490

Location: Buffalo, US

Job Description

Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Biophysics
 
The Banerjee Lab at the University at Buffalo invites applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher to join our interdisciplinary team. Our lab focuses on the biophysical properties of biomolecular condensates and the material properties of biopolymers, including DNA and RNA. We employ cutting-edge techniques like optical trapping, fluorescence microscopy, and biological assays to investigate these systems.
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
The successful candidate will contribute to the design and execution of research projects, analyzing data, and authoring of scientific publications. The specific responsibilities will depend on the applicant’s background and the project they join. However, general responsibilities include:
 
– Carrying out experimental work using techniques such as optical trapping, fluorescence microscopy, and developing biological assays.
– Data analysis and interpretation.
– Writing up results for publication in peer-reviewed journals.
– After initial training and acclimation period, mentorship and collaboration with other lab members will be expected.
 
Qualifications:
 
– A PhD in a relevant field.
– Experience in an experimental biophysics or related lab is desirable.
– Strong written and oral communication skills.
– Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
 
Application Procedure:
 
Interested applicants should submit the following documents:
 
– A cover letter detailing their research interests and career goals.
– A current curriculum vitae (CV).
 
Upon selection for an interview, three reference letters will be requested, with at least one from their most recent academic advisor or PI.
 
About the Lab:
 
Our lab offers a dynamic and supportive work environment with a strong emphasis on ambition and growth. We have a proven track record of academic excellence with numerous conference presentations, prestigious awards, and successful grant applications. Our dedication to excellence is also reflected in the career trajectories of our alumni, who have secured prestigious positions in top-tier institutions.
 
The University at Buffalo is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
 
Review of Applications:
 
The position will remain open until filled. Review of applications will begin immediately.
 
To apply, please submit your application via email to ([Please click the Apply button for the link or email] and cc: [Please click the Apply button for the link or email]). For any additional information or inquiries, please feel free to contact us.
 
We look forward to receiving your application!

Application Deadline: 2023-09-30

 

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