Employment Opportunities in MCB

Postdoctoral Researcher to Study Mechanisms of Chromosomal Fragmentation and its Avoidance in Escherichia Coli

Department of Microbiology

An NIH-funded postdoctoral research position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Andrei Kuzminov to study mechanisms of chromosomal fragmentation and its avoidance in Escherichia coli. A successful candidate, with a Ph.D. in biochemistry, molecular biology or microbiology, will be studying the mechanisms of chromosomal fragmentation induced by DNA damage, as well as by incorporation of non-canonical DNA precursors, utilizing a combination of physical and genetic techniques.

For more information about the laboratory visit the Web site.

Applications including a cover letter, C.V., and 3 references should be submitted to Dr. Andrei Kuzminov at kuzminov@life.uiuc.edu.

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