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Postdoctoral Associate   March 1, 2017 

An NIH-funded postdoctoral position is available for a highly motivated individual to study the regulation of Sirt1 activity in liver by a newly discovered family of protein modulators. Successful candidates are expected to have a strong background in molecular and cell biology or enzyme biochemistry. Experience with cell imaging, RNA-Seq or mouse models of nutrient regulation is highly desirable. PhD, MD or MD/PhD 


Gary Thomas, PhD

Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Suite 507, 450 Technology Dr.

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Postdoctoral/Research Associate      Summer/Fall 2017

We are seeking a highly motivated applicant for a position as a research/post-doctoral associate to join the Lee lab in the department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. Our research focuses on noncoding RNAs in transcription regulation using cutting-edge technologies. A detailed description of our research is available on our lab website (www.mmg.pitt.edu/content/lee-lab).

Previous experience with noncoding RNAs, chromatin biology, and analyzing next-generation sequencing data is required. A strong publication record is mandatory.

Please email application including cover letter (summarizing scientific accomplishments and outlining motivation for this position), CV, and contact information of three references to Dr. Lee at nara.lee@pitt.edu.