Job Description

Requisition Number 06644
Department Name: Immunology and Microbiology - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Position Summary:

The Immunology and Microbiology Department is seeking a Postdoctoral Associate that is highly motivated with a solid background in immunology, RNA biology, cell biology, or molecular biology.

Postdoctoral Associates are appointed positions for the purpose of developing scholarly competence, working under the supervision of a Scripps Research Faculty member. These appointments are normally not renewed beyond a total of six years. Working experience in the following areas is desired:

-The mouse immune system
-Immuno-oncology
-Mouse models of autoimmune diseases
-Lentiviral or retroviral systems for gene expression
-Bone marrow reconstitution
-Signaling pathway analysis in primary mouse B and T cells
-CRISPR-Cas9-mediated in vitro and in vivo functional screening
-Ribosome and polysome profiling
-PAR-CLIP, HITS-CLIP, or other CLIP methods to study RNA-protein interactions
-Bioinformatic skills

Position Description

A Postdoctoral Associate is a direct pay individual in a Division 3 status. Postdoctoral Associates are appointed positions for the purpose of developing scholarly competence, working under the supervision of a TSRI Faculty member. These appointments are normally not renewed beyond a total of six years. Postdoctoral Associates cannot apply for external funding either as a Principal Investigator or Co-Principal Investigator without prior approval from a Departmental Chair. Postdoctoral Associates do not have consulting privileges.

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. PhD, MD, or MD/PhD. A pending doctoral degree may be considered with approval of the Principal Investigator.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates should be fluent in English

Compensation:
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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