A postdoctoral position is available in the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences and Horae Gene Therapy Center at UMASS Medical School. The successful candidate will be required to carry out molecular and cell biological analysis of neurodegenerative diseases of the retina. Generation and analysis of CRISPR/Cas9-mediated mutant models as well as induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell-derived tissues will also be involved.
Qualifications: The candidates must have a PhD in biomedical sciences. Prior experience in the field of CRISPR/Cas9 and/or iPS-derived differentiation techniques is highly desirable.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume’ and names of at least 3 references to: Dr. Hemant Khanna: firstname.lastname@example.org