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XB-JOB-1368
Postdoc in congenital birth defects
Lab Khokha Lab Closing Date 2021-04-30
Employer Name Khokha Lab, Yale University School of Medicine Posting Date 2021-04-08
Employer URL khokha.medicine.yale.edu// Salary
Contact None    
Location USA,  CT,  New Haven    
Submit Email lisa.palmieri@yale.edu    

Job Description

The Department of Pediatrics at Yale University School of Medicine seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow/Postdoctoral Associate to analyze novel genes identified in patients with congenital malformations including congenital heart disease and heterotaxy (a defect in left-right patterning). We intend to test these genes for phenocopy in Xenopus and then dissect the developmental mechanisms. Our overall approach is gene discovery in birth defects patients and developmental mechanism discovery in Xenopus. Qualified candidates will have significant experience in molecular, cellular, or developmental biology and a strong interest in developmental biology and congenital malformations. Interested persons should send a CV, brief statement of research interests, and 2-3 letters of recommendation to Mustafa Khokha, MD, exclusively at the following address: lisa.palmieri@yale.edu or Lisa Palmieri, Department of Pediatrics, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520-8064. The deadline is April 30, 2021. Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and members of minority groups.
 
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