Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary RESEARCH FELLOW in Boston, Massachusetts
Description A postdoctoral position became available at the Schepens Eye Research Institute/Massachusetts Eye and Ear, a research affiliate of Harvard Medical School in the lab of Petr Baranov, MD, PhD (http://www.schepens.harvard.edu/baranov).
Candidates with strong molecular biology skills and the expertise in stem cell biology, animal models, neuroscience and/or retina are preferred. The successful candidate will join a highly dynamic and translational research program in cell transplantation and drug discovery, focused on the therapy development for retinal degenerations.
This position offers tremendous opportunities for career development for an ambitious and highly independent scientist determined to make groundbreaking discoveries leading to novel therapies for blinding diseases. This postdoctoral experience will be enriched by unique mentoring opportunities within the framework defined by the “Postdoctoral Training Program in the Molecular Bases of Eye Disease” (http://serinet.meei.harvard.edu/training/index.html), an NIH funded program that seeks to transform the postdoctoral training into a truly rewarding and educational experience that prepares the individual towards an independent career. The scientific environment in Boston makes it a great place to launch a career in science or biotechnology.
Interested candidates should forward a copy of CV (up to two-pages), a statement of research with career goals (one-page) as well as contact information for two references to: email@example.com. Foreign graduates are encouraged to apply. The applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.
Requirements Candidates with strong molecular biology skills and the expertise in stem cell biology, animal models, neuroscience and/or retina are preferred.
Requisition Number: 15-0548
Post Date: 11/16/2015
Title: RESEARCH FELLOW
Department: Schepens/ Baranov