Updated: 10 days ago
Location: Durham, NORTH CAROLINA

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Occupational Summary

Conduct independent research activities under the guidance o f a faculty mentor in preparation for a full time academic or research c areer.

Work Performed

The Huang laboratory, in the Department of Neurobi ology, is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to study the molecular gen etic mechanisms of neuronal cell type organization, mechanisms of neuron al gene regulation and to use molecular biology, bioinformatics, and com putation analysis as tools.

Required Education:

< p>The Postdoctoral Appointee must hold a PhD or equivalent doctora te (e.g.ScD, MD, DVM). Candidates with non-US degrees may be required to provide proof of degree equivalency.
The term of the appointment is limited (see Section 5 of the Postdoc Policy for length of appointment) .


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Interested candidates should apply online at the Duke Careers web site and submit a cover letter, CV and 2-3 references to Z dot Josh dot Huang at Duke dot edu.

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