The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Postdoctoral Fellow

Hiring department Mbs-PI-Finkelstein
Monthly salary $3,956+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Flexible from 700AM to 700PM
Posting number 17-11-07-01-0712
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Terminates on unknown date
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

This position will end effective one year from start date. Subsequent annual renewal, up to five years, of employment will be based upon performance review, progress towards research goals, and continuation of funding.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


To work in an interdisciplinary biophysics lab and study mechanisms of genome maintenance and/or CRISPR biology.

Essential Functions

Perform molecular biology experiments to elucidate mechanisms of DNA maintenance and/or CRISPR biology. Record data and perform statistical analysis. Assist with preparation of research papers and grant applications. Present research findings at meetings and conferences. Provide instruction, assistance, and mentoring to graduate and undergraduate students. Ensure compliance with all safety protocols.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other tasks as needed to contribute to the efficient and effective functioning of a research laboratory.

Required qualifications

PhD in biochemistry, molecular biology, bioengineering, physics, chemistry or related field. Must have received PhD within the last three years. Experience in biochemical characterization of proteins, scientific programming and statistical analysis.

Preferred Qualifications

A prior record of work in quantitative biology is strongly preferred. Expertise in biophysics, bioinformatics, molecular biology, and microscopy is preferred.

Working conditions

Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity

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