1-2 Research Scientist Positions are Available for Experienced Scientists
Rank and salary will be based on education (BS, MS, PhD or related degrees) and experience (a minimum of 3-5 years is required).
Myogenic Stem Cell Function
Cell culture and in vivo mouse models
University of Washington, Seattle
Research scientist positions are available in our multidisciplinary research team. We focus on the biology of myogenic stem cell function in adult and aging skeletal muscle and
in muscle wasting disorders. Emphasis is given to satellite cells and pericytes, as well as to other cell types that may contribute to myogenicity and adiposity of skeletal
Required background: Applicants should have a strong bench experience in cellular or developmental biology and established microscopic skills. Experience with managing mouse
colonies and genotyping, cell culture, cell engraftment, tissue sectioning, cell sorting, strong experience in light and fluorescence microscopy, immunostaining, image
acquisition and digital processing, and strong organizational, communication and writing skills are desired. The candidate is expected to contribute to lab management aspects
and be involved in bench research that can lead to authorship on publications.
Send application (including cover letter, CV and names of three references) to:
Zipora Yablonka-Reuveni, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept. of Biological Structure, Box 357420
School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98195