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Postdoctoral Research Scientist / Fellow (Basic Science)

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Columbia University New York , NY 10001

Posted 3 months ago

Position Title:Postdoctoral Research Scientist / Fellow (Basic Science)

Department: 7563- MIC Microbiology

Department Number: 7563


Medical Center

Summary Description: Columbia University's Department of Microbiology & Immunology is seeking to increase the representation of research in immunology and

host-pathogen interactions.

A postdoctoral fellow position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Uttiya Basu at Columbia University, Department of Microbiology and Immunology Please find details of the Basu lab in the following websites: or, The main project will focus on studying the role of long noncoding RNA processing in development of the immune system, autoimmunity and cancer.

Prior experience in molecular biology, immunology and ability to work with animal models is essential. Additional expertise in handling high throughput genomics data sets using bioinformatic tools and/or microscopy will be considered as a major advantage. Other qualifications include a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and a strong publication track record. Qualified candidates with interest in this training opportunity should send a curriculum vitae and the names of three references to Uttiya Basu Ph.D. ().


Physicians and Surgeons, College of

Minimum Degree Required: Ph.D. / M.D. or both

Minimum Qualifications:

All applicants MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered for the position. Depending on the field of research and current needs for field and instructional coverage within the department, certain subspecialties may be preferred. Current research specialties: Cancer Biology, Neurodegenerative diseases, Cellular and molecular neurobiology, Cell motility, cytoskeleton and intracellular trafficking, Virology, Neuronal stem cells

Preferred Qualifications:
Depending on the field of research and current needs for field and instructional coverage within the department, certain subspecialties may be preferred.

Additional Information:

Posting Date: 06-21-2017

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Proposed Start Date:

EEO Statement Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer --Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.

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Required Applicant Documents for Upload: Curriculum Vitae

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Writing Sample/Publication 2

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Postdoctoral Research Scientist / Fellow (Basic Science)

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Columbia University