The Post Doctoral Fellow will need to be a highly motivated candidate with demonstrated ability for independent experimental design and research. Projects include molecular understanding of RNA processing mis-regulation in cancer and developing targeted therapeutic tools to correct aberrant RNA processing, such as splicing, nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (NMD), mRNA transport etc. The lab will leverage interdisciplinary approaches combining genomics/transcriptomics/proteomics profiling, biochemical investigation, and computational biology. The candidate will conduct literature reviews, validate targets, elucidate mechanism of actions, and develop tools for therapeutic targeting. The candidate should work independently as well as in the team environment and drive project from inception to completion. This position will provide an excellent career development opportunity, an interactive work environment, and a learning experience to advance discovery target and pre clinical development.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience
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