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Full-Time Postdoctoral Fellow - Nechiporuk Lab
School of Medicine, Department of Cell, Developmental & Cancer Biology
Portland, Oregon

Job Summary
This full-time (1.0FTE) position for a junior level PhD post-doctoral researcher will provide a mechanism for the hired individual to develop into a successful independent researcher in the fields of developmental biology. The Nechiporuk lab uses zebrafish as a model system to study the formation of the peripheral nervous system. The broad research focus is to discover mechanisms driving collective cell migration. The hired individual will use variety of modern approaches, including transgenesis, CRISPR-based genome editing, single-cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-seq), live imaging, and biochemical approaches, to dissect intracellular processes that drive collective cell migration during development. The proposed training will be conducted at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, OR.

Salary and Benefits
The hiring salary for this position is set according to NIH guidelines.
Benefits include medical and dental insurance as well as retirement benefits.

Minimum Qualifications
PhD in life sciences such as genetics, anatomy, biology, biochemistry, or related field

Interested individuals should email their CV, short statement of research interests, and the names and contact information for three references to Alex Nechiporuk  (

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