Job Description

Requisition Number 06257
Department Name: Integrative Structural and Computational Biology
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Postdoctoral Associate - Karbstein Lab
Position Summary:

Funded post-doctoral positions are available in Katrin Karbstein’s laboratory ( to study regulation and quality control mechanisms during ribosome assembly.

Combining a variety of in vitro and in vivo methods with modern systems biology approaches, we are exploring degradation pathways, the causes and effects of defective ribosomes, and other fundamental questions in molecular biology.

Being located in the Integrative Structural and Computational Biology Department, we are also exploring the links between ribosome assembly and cancer. The laboratory is a supportive, fast-paced
environment for driven candidates who enjoy a collaborative atmosphere.

Location: Florida
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Applicants with published expertise in yeast genetics and biochemistry, or RNA or protein biochemistry, will be given close consideration.

Funding is in place for 3+ years. Please send a cover letter discussing your interests in the laboratory as well as your CV and list of 3 individuals as references to

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Postdoctoral
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