Postdoctoral Associate in Developmental Biology

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

Post-Doctoral Associate Developmental Biology

Department Center for Comp Integr Biology

Salary Commensurate With Experience

Posting Summary

An NSF-supported postdoctoral position is available in the Yakoby Lab for a highly-motivated and productive individual with an interest in studying the evolution of tissue patterning and morphogenesis in Drosophila oogenesis. The project includes the prediction and validation of cis-Regulatory Modules (CRMs) in the follicular epithelium of several Drosophila species. Applicants with a Ph.D. and a strong background in molecular biology, including the use of CRISPR/Cas9, genetics, and bioinformatics are encouraged to apply. Interested individuals should upload a CV, a short statement of research interests, and three names of references. The Yakoby Lab is in the Biology Department and the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology at Rutgers University Camden campus located in the Greater Philadelphia Area.

Posting Number 20FA1015

Posting Open Date 10/29/2020

Minimum Education and Experience

PhD required


Rutgers University–Camden is a diverse, research-intensive campus of more than 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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  • Resume/CV
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  • List of Professional References (contact Info)
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