Job Description

Requisition Number 06517
Department Name: Molecular Medicine - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Position Summary:

The Petrascheck Lab in the Department of Molecular Medicine and Department of Neuroscience is currently searching for a motivated post-doc interested in the chemical genetics of aging. We integrate technologies from various disciplines like drug discovery, C. elegans and mouse genetics to study how small molecules affect aspects of aging and lifespan. We are currently looking for a candidate that is finishing her/his PhD with expertise in the field of aging, neurodegeneration or cell biology. Scripps Research is a highly collaborative place that provides excellent individual career development opportunities and access to cutting edge technologies.

Location: California
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:

Must possess a doctoral degree. A pending doctoral degree may be considered with approval of the Principal Investigator.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • You are about to complete your PhD in neurobiology of disease, chemical
    biology, cell biology or aging.
  • You are able to start within 6 months
  • You are motivated and enjoy working with others
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Postdoctoral
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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