Res Post Doc Fellow-Neil Romberg Lab

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

Job Type: 

ABRAMSON - Abramson Building Req ID: 26939

Shift: Days

Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

We seek a highly-motivated and self-sufficient post doc to join our human immunology laboratory. Candidates should possess or soon possess PhD degrees in immunology, cell/molecular biology, genetics or related fields. The available position is to study epigenetic regulation of healthy and diseased germinal center reactions using genome wide technologies including RNA-seq, CHiP-seq and ATAC-seq. The post doc filling this position will also have opportunities to work on/lead disease discovery projects. Competitive candidates need to possess experience in flow cytometry, cell sorting and molecular biology. Experience and/or interest in genome editing and analysis of large genomic data sets are favored.

The offered position is funded for approximately five years. For productive post-docs there will be opportunities to present scientific data at local, national and international meetings. Salary is competitive and will depend upon qualifications and previous training.

A autumn 2019 start date is preferred. Institutional assistance for obtaining a VISA to work in the United States is available

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Job Responsibilities
  1. Conduct independent scholarly research and develop new methods and protocols
  2. Participate in project planning, recording and evaluation of data
  3. Acquire technical, lab management and grant writing skills
  4. Participate in seminars, lectures, poster sessions and presentation at national meetings
  5. Supervise junior lab members
  6. Assist with other research projects
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
Required Education and Experience
  • A terminal degree PhD, MD, DVM, etc.
  • According to the CMS (Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services) a copy of diploma or transcript is required as proof of academic achievement for all non-laboratory personnel performing non-waived POC testing
Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic
Additional Technical Requirements

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

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