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Postdoctoral Position in Molecular and Cell Biology - Chaput Lab

Application Window

Open July 24th, 2020 through Friday, Jul 23, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

The Chaput lab at the University of California, Irvine is seeking highly qualified applicants for postdoctoral positions in molecular and cellular biology to advance the development of oligonucleotide therapeutics. Candidates will work on a range of translational research projects from directed enzyme evolution and microfluidics to cellular assay development and functional analysis.

Salary and duration of the position will be commensurate with experience.

Review of applications will begin immediately until the position is filled.

Requirements - Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Cellular Biology, Biotechnology or a related field of science. The ideal candidate will have a strong record of scientific accomplishments through peer reviewed publications. Candidates should demonstrate high productivity, creativity, independent thought, and strong oral and written communication skills.

Application Procedures – Submit a cover letter, CV, names of three references, and a diversity statement which addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equality and inclusion. Submit these items via UC Irvine’s online application system, RECRUIT, located at:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.

Application Requirements

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  • 3 required (contact information only)