A postdoctoral position is available in the Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (http://www.unmc.edu/Eppley/) to join NIH supported project. We use X-ray crystallography and a variety of biophysical and biochemical methods to understand the structural basis of transcriptional initiation and elongation in eukaryotes (http://www.unmc.edu/Eppley/faculty/f_tahirov.htm). A Ph.D. with a strong background in molecular biology, biochemistry, and an extensive experience in cloning, expression in E-coli and insect cells, and purification of proteins is required.
Omaha is among the top 10 best US cities for living ( http://money.cnn.com/magazines/moneymag/bplive/2006/top100/bigcities.html).
Interested candidates are invited to submit their application, including cover letter, detailed
curriculum vitae, statement of research experience and interests as well as name and
address of at least three references to:
Tahir H. Tahirov,
Professor of Structural Biology,
Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases,
University of Nebraska Medical Center,