4 Postdoctoral Fellows | Biochemistry @ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey: The Department of Marine & Coastal Sciences, in collaboration with other PI’s in other various departments, are seeking 4 Postdoctoral Fellows. The Postdoctoral Fellows will conduct specialized research on a collaborative project on the origin, evolution and construction of proteins that transfer electrons (i.e. oxidoreductases). It is expected that you have expertise in many of the following areas including bioinorganic chemistry, structural biology, microbial genomics, bioinformatics, molecular evolution, and synthetic organic chemistry will allow the design of interdisciplinary experiments to test origins of life questions. The Postdoctoral Fellows will be expected to participate in the configuration and maintenance of instrumentation necessary for the conduct of the project. It is expected that research will lead to publications and the Postdoctoral Fellows will be expected to prepare manuscripts as well as contribute to the preparation of grant and fellowship applications. The Postdoctoral Fellows will be also be expected to train and mentor undergraduates in scientific research projects.

4 Postdoctoral Fellows | Biochemistry @ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Minimum Education and Experience

Candidates must have completed a doctoral (Ph.D.) level program in Biochemistry or a related field. Ph.D. Candidates who meet requirements with All But Degree (ABD) will be considered.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Candidates must have demonstrated expertise in at least two of the following areas- bioinorganic chemistry, structural biology, microbial genomics, bioinformatics, molecular evolution, and synthetic organic chemistry. The candidates are expected to be proficient in spoken and written English.

Equipment Utilized

Laboratory environment. Universal precautions are mandatory.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Computer data input required. Ability to use computing resources and perform bench-laboratory experiments.

Statement

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, military status or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.

Posting Open Date: 07/16/2018

4 Postdoctoral Fellows | Biochemistry @ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publication list, and contact information for three references familiar with their work.

Campus: Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Home Location Campus: Cook (RU-New Brunswick)

Location Details

Can by hired to work at either of the following locations:

  • Department of Marine & Coastal Sciences

71 Dudley Road, New Brunswick

(Cook Campus)

  • Department of Biochemistry & Microbiology

76 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick

(Cook Campus)

  • Department of Environmental Sciences

14 College Farm Road, New Brunswick

(Cook Campus)

  • Center for Advanced Biotechnology & Medicine

679 Hoes Lane West, Piscataway

(Busch Campus)

Apply online: https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/70574

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