Posting Department: Biochemistry and Biophysics
Posted Date: 08/08/2012
Expire Date: 08/08/2014
The Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for a Research Associate position in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Biochemistry and Biophysics. Responsibilities include independently designing and carrying out solution scattering, analytical ultracentrifugation, and single crystal structure determination under the direction of the principal investigator. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research. Applicants must demonstrate excellent qualifications in Education and Research. The successful candidate is also expected to assist the principal investigator and advise graduate students and research technicians in projects in the use of scattering and diffraction methods. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.
The candidate should have experience in the field of Structural Biology and Biophysics with an emphasis on studying protein-nucleic acid complexes involved in viral integration and RNP biogenesis.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Apply for this position online at: http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d3012