Postdoctoral Associate - Schreiter Lab
| Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)|
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|November 17, 2023|
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About the lab:
The is part of the research area at Janelia. We aim to develop molecular tools that enable new biology. We often apply directed evolution, structure-guided design, and high-throughput functional screening to arrive at molecules with new or improved function. We collaborate closely with biology labs at Janelia and elsewhere to demonstrate the utility of our tools in model organisms such as mice, zebrafish, and fruit flies, and use them to tackle important biological questions.
About the role:
We are seeking postdoctoral associates that are excited about developing new molecular tools and applying them to challenging biological questions. You will collaborate closely with scientists across many disciplines in a dynamic research environment. Some ongoing projects in the lab include:
What we provide:
What you'll do:
What you bring:
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Remaining in a normal seated or standing position for extended periods of time; reaching and grasping by extending hand(s) or arm(s); dexterity to manipulate objects with fingers, for example using a keyboard; communication skills using the spoken word; ability to see and hear within normal parameters; ability to move about workspace. The position requires mobility, including the ability to move materials weighing up to several pounds (such as a laptop computer or tablet).
Persons with disabilities may be able to perform the essential duties of this position with reasonable accommodation. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be evaluated on an individual basis.
This job description sets forth the job's principal duties, responsibilities, and requirements; it should not be construed as an exhaustive statement, however. Unless they begin with the word "may," the Essential Duties and Responsibilities described above are "essential functions" of the job, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act.
An Associate 00 is compensated at a rate of $74,200.00 annually at HHMI's Janelia Research Campus.
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