Department: IUSM - Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Campus: IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
The IU School of Medicine has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Research Professor or Research Asspciate in the joint lab led by Drs. Anita Bellail and Chunhai Hao in the Department of Pathology & Lab Medicine.
Our lab investigates SUMOylation, ubiquitination and their crosstalk network in regulation of cell growth through cell cycle, cell metabolism and apoptotic cell death (Nature Communications 5:4234, 2014; Cancer Discovery 2(2):140-55, 2012). In addition, we are developing the pathway targeted new drugs for cancer therapy. Experimental approaches being used in the lab include CRISPR/Cas9, cell culture, immunoprecipitation, co-immunoprecipitation, FPLC, flow cytometry, tumor models in mice. CRISPR-Cas9 genome wide screening and proteomics are also used in collaborations.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to attend and present their work in national and international meetings.
The position is funded by a NIH grant and available for an initial appointment of one year, renewable for subsequent years.
If you are passionate about advancing research this role might be for you!
We are looking for self-motivated, enthusiastic, and career-minded researchers with excellent training/experience/record in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology to join the team.
The positions are funded by NIH grants with the NIH standard salaries and full university benefits.
About the school: The Indiana University School of Medicine https://medicine.iu.edu/ is the largest medical school in the US and is annually ranked among the top medical schools in the US by US News & World Report. Indiana University is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. Candidates must be sensitive to the needs of and possess an interest in working in an academic community that is diverse with regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Indiana University is a provider of ADA services. About Indianapolis: Indiana University School of Medicine is located in downtown Indianapolis, a thriving mid-western city with a vibrant downtown community, outstanding cultural and sports facilities, beautiful suburbs and an affordable cost of living. A city known for fast cars and blockbuster events has also gained acclaim for a flourishing culinary and brewing scene, thriving cultural institutions, cool neighborhoods, and so much more. Metropolitan Indianapolis is the twelfth largest city in the United States, and it is by-far one of our country's most livable big cities. For those who reside and work here, the city has a quality about it that makes even the heart of a bustling city center feel like home. Visitors are drawn from all over the globe to enjoy our professional sports venues, a thriving convention industry and numerous cultural attractions. To learn more about the city we call
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