Researcher in Structural Biology

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Employer
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Location
Memphis, Mississippi, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 22, 2021
Ref
2233333460
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Fellowship
Salary Type
Salary
We are seeking a highly motivated Researcher to join the Halic lab in the Structural Biology department at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The selected candidate will participate in structural and biochemical characterization of multiprotein chromatin machines that have roles in cancer. The focus is on understanding the assembly and regulation of enzymes that modify histone proteins. The Researcher performs research experiments involving molecular biology, protein purification, multiprotein complex assembly and characterization. The ideal candidate would also have strong knowledge of fundamental principles of molecular biology and biochemistry; high degree of motivation and dedication to the job; and excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.

The successful candidate will provide general research support to graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and research staff with different experimental techniques.

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant scientific area is required. Will also consider current students with an anticipated graduation date within 3 months of application. Verification of degree is required prior to start date.


Benefits

Salary is highly competitive (comparable to industry) and employee benefits are outstanding. Relocation assistance is available. Working at St. Jude provides the opportunity to make a tangible difference to pediatric cancer patient care and survival and St. Jude has been consistently ranked in Fortune magazine's "100 Best Places to Work" list and is exceptionally positively reviewed on GlassDoor.

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