The Department of Immunobiology is seeking applicants for the position of Postdoctoral Research Associate I-IV in the Johnson lab. This challenging position requires motivation and ability for organization. A high level of enthusiasm, confidentiality and dedication are hallmarks of the ideal candidate. The successful applicant will possess the desire to participate in the study of how bacteria respond to metal stress. More information regarding the lab's research projects can be found at immunobiology.arizona.edu/research/johnson-lab/research. Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more! The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work- life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona and relocations services, please click here.
- PhD in biochemistry, biophysics, microbiology, bioinformatics or related fields.
- Experience with modern molecular biology, biochemistry, and microbiology.
- Basic understanding of protein structure/function relationships, signal transduction, and bacterial genetics.
Experience with protein purification and structural biology. Firm grasp of microbial culture and microbial genetics. Omics (RNAseq/metabolomics/proteomics/etc.)
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2. I don't want to make you a clone of me. I want you have have a successful scientific career. If you want to be a PI, which 100% isn't the only thing, then let's work towards that and make sure you don't have to start ideas from scratch. I'll value your profesional development.— Dr. Michael D. L. Johnson (@blacksciblog) June 9, 2020