|Advertising Ends on:||Extended Until Position is Filled|
|Advertising Started on:||Wednesday, September 19th, 2018|
|College:||Carver College of Medicine|
|Full/Part Time Status:||Full Time|
The Price laboratory is seeking a postdoctoral scholar to help unravel basic mechanisms controlling RNA polymerase II transcription of human genes as well as specific transcriptional regulation of cytomegalovirus and other human pathogens. The lab uses a combination of molecular and biochemical techniques that includes in vitro transcription, genome editing with CRISPR, RNA-Seq, PRO-Seq and novel bioinformatics analyses. We are especially interested in the RNA polymerase II elongation control, the role of promoter proximal pausing, and the interplay of transcription and chromatin structure.
Interested applicants must have (or soon expect to have) a Ph.D. in a field that involves molecular and biochemical training. All PhD requirements must be met by the start date of employment.
Candidates must have successfully performed complex biochemical and molecular analyses. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required. A strong publication and presentation record is expected.
Experience with generation and analysis of transcription data is desired. Bioinformatics experience is especially desirable.
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Eckstein Medical Research Building
431 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52242
Department URL: https://price.lab.uiowa.edu/
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