Postdoctoral Research Associate - Washington State University in Spokane Washington

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Washington State University

Spokane, Washington

United States


Detailed Job Description

The successful candidate will conduct original research in molecular mechanism for telomere maintenance in cells, with an emphasis on telomere biology in cancer cell lines. The successful candidate will be expected to publish research results in peer reviewed journals and present at national meetings.

Required Qualifications

A PhD degree in biochemistry, cell or molecular biology, or other discipline related to the molecular biosciences; demonstrated expertise in molecular/cell biology; record indicating outstanding abilities and potential in research; and a publication record consistent with background; strong communication skills, both orally and written.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience in the area of genome stability including, but not limited to, DNA damage and repair, chromatin structure, epigenetics is preferred.

Experience with working with mice is a plus.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

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Employment Type:Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Post - Doctorate
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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