Postdoctoral Fellow (PhD)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7160962 (Ref:16703-en_US)

Posted: August 2, 2023

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


A postdoctoral position is available to study ovary development and oocyte biology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, USA. Primary studies will utilize cutting-edge imaging, omics, and novel genetic models to understand the basis of female gonad development. Applicants will also participate within the larger Reproductive Biology community of faculty and pre- and postdoctoral fellows funded by the NICHD T32 in Reproductive Sciences.


Candidate must be a US citizen or permanent resident to qualify for T32 funding.

Job Duties

  • Performs biomedical research in reproductive sciences.
  • Carries out independent research that includes:
    • experimental design,
    • benchwork,
    • data analysis,
    • manuscript writing,
    • mentoring of lab members.
  • Attends conferences to present work.
  • Participates in activities on the T32 Training grant.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in reproductive biology, genomics/epigenomics, or developmental biology is preferred.
  • Candidates with strong backgrounds in these fields or in related fields (e.g. molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry, bioengineering, etc.) are welcome to apply.


Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


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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Job posting number:#7160962 (Ref:16703-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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