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Postdocposition in molecular microbiology at Louisiana State University
We are inviting postdoctoral applications to join Dr. Yuchen Liu’s laboratory atLSU to study Methanococcus maripaludis with a focus on cellular responses tosulfur and iron-limitations. Specific responsibilities include establish andmaintain cell cultures in chemostat; perform qPCR to study specific generegulations; conduct RNA-seq and ribosomal profiling with next-generationsequencing techniques to study global transcriptional and translationalregulations; perform enzyme activity assays and analyze small molecules tostudy metabolic regulations; prepare manuscripts; assist PI with thedevelopment of funding proposals and mentoring of students. This positionprovides an excellent training opportunity in microbial physiology, genetics,and systems biology.
Required Qualifications: Ph.D. inMicrobiology, Biochemistry, or Systems Biology
Preferred Qualifications: a highly self-motivated individualwith strong background in microbiology, biochemistry, or systems biology; experiencewith anaerobic microbes is preferred; experience with qPCR and next-generationsequencing techniques; experience with analytical tools such as HPLC, MassSpec, and EPR; strong verbal and written communication skills.
The preferred start date is Jan 2016. This is a 1 year term appointment withthe possibility of renewal based upon satisfactory job performance, continuingavailability of funds, and ongoing operational needs.