We are always seeking highly motivated graduate students and post-doctoral fellows with a strong interest in developmental biology to functionally characterize transcription factors and microRNAs in the cardiovascular and muscle systems using combination of in vitro and in vivo approaches, including transgenesis and gene knockout studies. Successful candidate should have a recent Ph.D. or M.D. degree, with strong background in one or more of the following areas: mouse genetics, cell biology and molecular biology, development biology and cardiovascular physiology. The postdoctoral fellow is expected to have strong work ethic, excellent organizational and communication skills, and critical thinking abilities.
The Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School is the preeminent medical school in the country. Located in the Longwood Medical Area of Boston, they offer a very rich and varied academic and cultural environment.
Inquiries about postdoctoral fellowships should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three references.