Position DetailsRecruitment/Posting Title Postdoctoral Associate
Department FASC – Biology Salary Commensurate With Experience Posting Summary
The Klein lab (Rutgers-Camden, Biology Department) has an NSF-funded postdoc position available to study the synthesis and physiological properties of bacterial ceramides and sphingolipids. Our lab has recently identified the enzymes required for bacterial sphingolipid production; surprisingly, our results support the independent evolution of ceramide synthesis in eukaryotes and prokaryotes. Applicants should have experience one or more of the following areas: molecular biology, microbiology, and/or lipid biochemistry. For more information about our lab, please visit: https: // ericklein.camden.rutgers.edu/
Posting Number 21FA0779 Posting Open Date 06/29/2021 Posting Close Date 07/07/2021
Minimum Education and Experience
PhD in Microbiology or related field
Certifications/Licenses Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Equipment Utilized Physical Demands and Work Environment Overview
Rutgers University–Camden is a diverse, research-intensive campus of approximately 7,400 undergraduate and graduate students and 1,100 faculty and staff members located in Camden, N.J., directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia. The campus thrives with a supportive culture that helps students achieve their goals and fosters collaboration among employees. The university is recognized as a national model for civically engaged urban universities and was selected by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its Community Engagement classification. Washington Monthly magazine consistently ranks Rutgers University–Camden among its “Best Bang for the Buck” universities and best national research universities. Recently, Rutgers–Camden earned Carnegie classification as an R2 research university.
The Faculty of Arts and Sciences are the largest academic unit at Rutgers–Camden, delivering a wide array of degree programs at the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral levels in the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and fine arts. The Faculty of Arts and Sciences includes three schools: the College of Arts and Sciences, University College, and the Graduate School.
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