Postdoctoral Fellow

Staff Name: 
Jadranka Loncarek, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Protein Dynamics and Signaling
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centrosome, cell cycle, microscopy

Position Description: 

Position Type: Centrosome Biology and Microscopy

A fully funded postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Centrosome Biology group in the Laboratory of Protein Dynamics and Signaling at the National Cancer Institute.

We combine advanced biochemical and cell biology approaches to study centrosome biogenesis and their ultra-structure and function in normal and cancer conditions. Fellows interested in microscopy will benefit from an outstanding training in various modalities of advanced microscopy; multicolor live cell imaging, super-resolution microscopy (SIM, STORM), correlative light/electron microscopy, and laser microsurgery.

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Applicants must have a Ph.D. in molecular/cell biology or equivalent and less than three years of postdoctoral experience.

We are looking for candidates with a strong interest in cell biology, cell cycle, and advanced light microscopy. Candidates must have a strong command of molecular and cell biology techniques, biochemistry, and mammalian tissue culture. The candidates should have proven analytical, problem solving and communication skills.

How To Apply: 

To apply send a brief letter of Interest, CV, and 3 reference letters to Dr. Jadranka Loncarek at: .

Please write ‘Postdoctoral application’ in the subject heading.

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Jadranka Loncarek
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