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Harvard University Postdoctoral Fellow in Cambridge, Massachusetts


Title Postdoctoral Fellow

School Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Department/Area Molecular and Cellular Biology

Position Description

The Denic lab has a postdoctoral research position available in the area of protein folding, quality control, and homeostasis.

Basic Qualifications

Candidate must already hold a PhD (with no more than three years of post-doctoral training) or be nearing their PhD defense date.

Additional Qualifications

Position requires extensive experience in dissecting cell biological mechanisms; additional expertise in structural biology (cryoEM, NMR , X-ray) and single-molecule fluorescence approaches is potentially advantageous but not essential.

Special Instructions

Letters of recommendation are not required at the time of application; however letters will be collected for finalists. Candidates should submit with their application contact information for two to three references from experts at the ladder faculty ranks or highly accomplished senior researchers from corporations or research institutes.

Please include the following items as part of your application:

  • Past research experience and future scientific interests: in one page max please include an abstract describing your PhD thesis work and any additional research experience that might be relevant to your application. In addition, describe the specific area of recent research in the Denic lab that is of interest to you and your own ideas that could contribute to that or related body of work.

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Name and contact information for 2-3 references.

    Contact Information

Professor Vlad Denic

Northwest Lab Building

52 Oxford Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

Debra Maddalena (Administrator)

Contact Email

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Number of References Required 2

Maximum Number of References Allowed 3


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