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Washington University of St. Louis Postdoctoral Research Associate - Hematology - 50266 in St. Louis, Missouri

Post Doc Instructions Please do not submit an application to this posting. To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in “Applicant Special Instructions”. Department Name/Job Location This position is in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology. This position is for the Medical School Campus. Essential Functions Postdoctoral Research Associate position in bone marrow failure and cancer research in the Hematology Division at Washington University School of Medicine. The Batista Lab is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to study the role of DNA repair, RNA stability and telomere maintenance on human disease and cancer, using human pluripotent stem cells and targeted differentiation approaches as a model (Fok et al Stem Cell Reports 2017; Fok et al Blood 2019; Munroe et al Hepatology 2020; Shukla, Jeong et al, Blood Advances 2020). This project will likely involve Chip-Seq, single-cell RNA-Seq, CRISPR genome editing, and human stem cell differentiation assays. The PI will help the postdoctoral research associate develop their career by providing a highly interactive and exciting research environment and by encouraging the preparation of research papers, application of fellowships, and participation at national and international meetings. Information on being a postdoc at Washington University in St. Louis can be found at postdoc.wustl.edu/prospective-postdocs. Required Qualifications * Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree. * Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Salary Range Base pay commensurate with experience. Pre-Employment Screening All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening. Benefits This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please click the following link to view a summary of benefits: https://hr.wustl.edu/benefits/. Applicant Special Instructions Interested candidates should email (1) a statement of career goals (limit: 1 page), (2) a CV (limit: 3 pages), and (3) contact information of 3 referees (email address and phone number) to: Luis Batista, Ph.D. Associate Professor Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine Department of Developmental Biology Washington University School of Medicine Email: lbatista@wustl.edu EOE Statement Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Hematology - 50266 Job ID: 50266 Location: Medical School Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular