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Positions Available
A postdoctoral position is available to study the regulation of membrane dynamics and traffic using the yeast model system, Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Particular interests include the role of phosphorylation, the actin cytoskeleton, and lipids in endocytosis and the function of clathrin in endocytosis and sorting to the lysosome/vacuole. Candidates should have a PhD in chemistry, biology, genetics or a related life science. Applicants with a background in cell biology, yeast genetics and molecular biology, fluorescence microscopy and/or lipid biochemistry are especially encouraged to apply.

Please submit curriculum vitae, a summary of research experience and interests, and the names of three references to Dr. Lemmon at:


A postdoctoral associate position is available to study nitric oxide signaling in the Percival lab.
The position involves the study of the metabolic functions of skeletal muscle neuronal nitric oxide synthase with special emphasis on the regulation of mitochondrial energetics in the context of obesity in novel mouse models. Highly motivated individuals with a Ph.D or M.D. with a strong interest in these areas and background in one or more of: molecular and cellular biology, muscle physiology, mitochondrial biology, animal models of disease or mouse transgenesis are encouraged to apply.
Applicants should email a statement of research interests, curriculum vitae, and the contact details of three references to: Dr Justin Percival,
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 Updated: 4/16/14
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