Postdoctoral Fellow (PhD) - Huffington Center on Aging (90002119)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7078003 (Ref:6911-en_US)

Posted: May 7, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


We are looking to hire a Postdoctoral Fellow who has a background in chemical biology and C. elegans genetics. The candidate will lead a project to characterize the signaling mechanism by which lipid signals promote longevity using the approaches of chemical proteomics and C. elegans functional genetics.

Job Purpose

Postdoctoral research fellows are trainees working in an apprenticeship mode in preparation for a career as a scientific professional.

Job Duties

  • Conduct bench work related to the project.
  • Supervise graduate students and rotation students on research projects.
  • Write manuscript based on discoveries from the project.
  • Assist with grant applications related to the project.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education Required: Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • Experience Required: None Required.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: None Required.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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