The successful candidate will carry out NIH-funded research to understand the light control of cellular communication and growth in plants with an emphasis on RNA modifications. The project aims to decipher how different light signals are perceived, processed, integrated, and decisions are made in the plants. The Pedmale Laboratory uses a combination of molecular, biochemical, proteomics, genomics, next-generation phenotyping, and computational approaches to answer fundamental biological questions.
CSHL has long been recognized as a place for nurturing young scientists, with postdoctoral researchers being an integral part of the discovery process. The CSHL postdoctoral fellows work in the labs of Principal Investigators, who conduct research within five areas—cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, quantitative biology and bioinformatics, and genetics—in a very synergized and interactive way.
Postdocs at CSHL receive competitive stipends and an attractive benefits package. All postdocs are eligible for benefits. These benefits include comprehensive medical and dental insurance. Postdocs are eligible for housing and relocation supplements and are enrolled after two consecutive years of full-time employment in the CSHL retirement plan. CSHL also has an excellent and affordable, licensed, on-site childcare center. In addition, CSHL Meetings and Courses program provides an opportunity for interacting with a broad range of researchers and exposure to timely advances in many areas of scientific research. More information can be found at: https://www.cshl.edu/research/postdoctoral-research/
Interested individuals should send their CV, a statement of research accomplishments and interest in this position, and the names of three references to Dr. Ullas Pedmale (email@example.com) as a single PDF document. Applications will be reviewed upon submission and the position is open until filled.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Founded in 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has shaped contemporary biomedical research and education with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, and quantitative biology. Home to eight Nobel Prize winners, the private, not-for-profit Laboratory employs 1,000 people including 600 scientists, students, and technicians. The Meetings & Courses Program hosts more than 12,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campuses in Long Island and in Suzhou, China. The Laboratory’s education arm also includes an academic publishing house, a graduate school, and programs for middle and high school students and teachers.