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Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellow

Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Dr. Veronique Lefebvre Dept. Cellular & Molecular Medicine
9500 Euclid Avenue (mail code NC-10)
44195 Cleveland, OH

lefebvv@ccf.org

+1 216 445 0762

Job available per:

02.15.2016

Annual Gross Salary:

starting at $40k

Requirements:

Candidates must have expertise in skeletal, stem cell, or molecular biology, and mouse or human genetics; a Ph.D. in biological sciences; first-author publications in top-tier journals; proficiency in written and spoken English and in communicating scientific findings accurately and efficiently; and first-rate interpersonal and organizational skills. Interested candidates should send a CV, description of research interests and career goals, and contact information for three references to Dr. Veronique Lefebvre (lefebvv@ccf.org).

Job Description:

The Lefebvre laboratory (Department of Cellular & Molecular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute) is seeking to hire a postdoctoral fellow committed to a career in cutting-edge translational research. This fellow will take a leading role in one of several projects in the laboratory. These projects include optimizing protocols to convert human pluripotent stem cells into skeletal cells; identifying modes of action and regulation of SOX transcription factors in skeletal cells in development and disease; and identifying new strategies to help children with developmental delays due to SOX mutations. The Lerner Research Institute participates in multiple career-development programs for trainees and provides an exceptionally interactive and front-line scientific environment. The Cleveland Clinic recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.