Postdoctoral Position, Stem Cell Biology and Skeletal Muscle Disease, UMMS

Posted 9/21/2017

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A  postdoctoral position is available for basic and  translational research training in stem cell biology and  skeletal muscle disease , utilizing iPSC models to investigate the cell and molecular pathology  of facioscapulohumeral (FSHD) and limb girdle (LGMD2i)  muscular dystrophies and  to develop stem cell, gene engineering and small molecule therapeutics. Fellows will have an opportunity to participate in multidisciplinary collaborations with basic clinical and industry scientists and fellows as part of the UMMS Wellstone Center and Muscle Disease Program.

Successful candidates are expected to have obtained a Ph. D. and/or M.D. Degree within the past three years and have research training and expertise in cell and molecular biology, genome technologies, and bioinformatics.

To Apply:

Please send your CV and the name & contact information of three references to: charles.emersonjr@umassmed.edu.

Last Updated 09/21/2017