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(RPezza) Post-doctoral Fellow - Meiotic homologous recombination - Cell Cycle and Cancer Biology

Employer: Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF)
Posted: June 13, 2014
Expires: August 11, 2014
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Job Summary/Basic Function: We are currently accepting applications for positions at the level of Post-doctoral Fellow. We are developing projects in genetics and biochemistry of the meiotic homologous recombination. We aim to define the molecular mechanisms directing the pre- and postsynaptic events involved in the repair of double strand break through homologous recombination. We are particularly interested in establishing the role of newly indentify proteins in these processes. We offer an excellent research environment and opportunities for career advancement. Our laboratory has a strong expertise and published record in biochemistry, mouse genetics and molecular biology.

Minimum Qualifications: PhD, or PhD/MD. Preferred Qualifications: Doctoral degree in biochemistry or genetics is preferred. We will give priority to applicants with a strong interest and expertise in DNA repair systems and chromosome dynamics in meiosis. Experience with expression cDNA libraries, recombinant protein expression studies, and functional characterization of genes especially in the mouse model will also be given preference.

Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF) ranked 3rd in nation in The Scientist magazine's 2013 listing of Best Places to Work for post-docs. Post-doctoral Fellows receive high quality mentoring in a uniquely collaborative team environment in addition to enrichment programs specifically designed to assist post-docs in achieving their career goals. Post-doctoral Fellows work in well funded state-of-the-art laboratories, and receive comprehensive employee benefits. Oklahoma City is one of the most affordable cities in the US based on its economic prosperity, solid job market, and housing cost. OMRF is an independent, not-for-profit, biomedical research institute adjacent to the campus of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) in Oklahoma City. OMRF investigators enjoy close scientific interactions with OUHSC faculty and participate in OUHSC graduate programs. Additional information about OMRF can be found at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation web site:

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