Postdoctoral research associate position in the area of regulation of normal and malignant hematopoiesis by ubiquitin E3 ligases and protein degradation. The candidate will be responsible for performing experiments using hematopoietic stem cells, leukemia/lymphoma cell lines, primary patient samples, maintaining transgenic mouse models, and biochemistry techniques including immunoprecipitation, in vitro ubiquitination, mass spectrometry to address scientific questions. Relevant experience includes molecular biology, tissue culture of both primary cells and cell lines, proteomic techniques, flowcytometry, and experience with mouse models.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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