Postdoctoral Research Associate - Mellon College of Science

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Location: Pittsburgh, PENNSYLVANIA
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Postdoctoral Research Associate - Mellon College of Science-2013738



Job Summary

The Mellon College of Science (MCS) is home to four departments and many programs and research centers that cross disciplines. We approach scientific problems from fresh angles using creative interdisciplinary approaches while drawing on our departmental strengths in the core sciences. MCS faculty members are nationally and internationally recognized for their research in a variety of fields, including polymer science, cosmology, mathematical finance and neuroscience.

The Department of Biology searching for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to join an established laboratory investigating the genetic control of embryonic development, using sea urchin embryos as an experimental model.

Flexibility, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within MCS.  Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued competencies at CMU. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who is able to effectively interact with a varied population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work.

This is a fixed term, benefited position.


  • Ph.D. in Developmental Genomics
  • Prior experience with echinoderm embryos, expertise with genomic approaches, molecular biological approaches and immunochemical approaches, and bioinformatic skills preferred

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Job Function
: Research 
Primary Location
: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh 
Time Type: Full Time 
Minimum Education Level: None Specified 
Budgeted Base Pay: $48,000 - $50,000 / year

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