Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for a post-doctoral fellow in the Edward A. Doisy Department of Biochemistry and Molecular in the laboratory of Dr. Alessandro Vindigni, beginning in the Summer of 2016. Successful candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. degree in life sciences with a special emphasis on biochemistry and molecular cell biology. The laboratory of Dr. Alessandro Vindigni focuses on understanding the mechanisms of replication stress response and the role of ATP-dependent motor proteins in the maintenance of genome integrity. Projects combine cellular, biochemical and structural approaches.
Previous experience in the fields of DNA replication and repair is a plus. Applicants should also be highly self-motivated and have a track record of creativity and productivity. NIH standards will be used in setting the pay scale. Interested candidates must complete and application and submit a cover letter and current curriculum vitae to https://jobs.slu.edu.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans).
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, ...and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.