Postdoctoral Associate - Metabolism - Medicine - Endocrinology (90002356)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7085714 (Ref:8682-en_US)

Posted: September 20, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Postdoc Associate will use a multi-disciplinary approach, including GRO-seq, RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq, CRISPR-seq, single-cell RNA seq, and Hi-seq, machine learning to understand environment-gene interactions in metabolic diseases and cancer. The postdoc fellow will develop independent projects.

Job Duties

  • Prepares samples and perform validation studies for omics analysis using genetic modified mouse models.
  • Performs functional analysis to identify cancer metabolic reprogramming.
  • Performs molecular biology experiments to identify oncopathways.
  • Writes manuscript to report the findings.
  • Documents experiments to ensure that work can be replicated by others.
  • Attends department seminar and other scientific events.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in metabolism, cancer biology, epigenetics, and bioinformatics.





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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