Category: Other Academic | Closing Date: Open until filled

Postdoctoral Fellow-Biochemistry

Posted Date: 01/22/19
Position Number: PSN 24273
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Location: LSU Health, Shreveport
Posting closes: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:

The Witt Laboratory at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport is seeking a highly motivated and qualified postdoctoral researcher to work in the field of cell biology. Applicants must have a PhD in cell/molecular biology and have experience working with S. cerevisiae. Successful candidates should have a proven track record of publication and excellent communication skills. Salary is commensurate with experience.
The focus of the position is to study the mechanism by which the Parkinson's disease protein alpha-synuclein affects the trafficking of cell-surface proteins. Yeast will be the model organism used for the studies.
Please e-mail inquiries to switt1@lsuhsc.edu. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, their CV, and contact information for three references.

Dr. Stephan Witt, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
1501 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71130
switt1@lsuhsc.edu

LSUHSC – Shreveport is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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LSU Health Shreveport
Department of Human Resource Management
1501 Kings Highway, P.O. Box 33932
Shreveport, LA 71130-3932
Administration Building - Room 116

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Job Benefits:

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