The John B. Pierce Laboratory


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The John B. Pierce Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


POST-DOCTORAL ASSOCIATE (Job Code: VP004)
The biochemistry of bioluminescence

A full-time position is available for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Vincent Pieribone at the John B. Pierce Laboratory, a nonprofit research institute affiliated with Yale University. The position is supported by a DARPA research project on the biochemistry of bioluminescence for development of neuronal activity indicators. The project involves the study of bioluminescence processes in native organisms in efforts to identify and engineer novel luciferases.

REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants should be a new or recent PhD working in biochemistry or a related discipline, proficient in spoken and written English, efficient and self-motivated, and work well in a team environment. Candidate should have a doctorate degree in biochemistry or related discipline, a background in biochemistry, protein purification, and/or biophysical characterization techniques. Prior experience with native protein purification, enzyme kinetics, gel electrophoresis, HPLC/FPLC, transcriptomics, or immunoblotting would be helpful.

A coterminous postdoctoral appointment in a relevant department in the Yale School of Medicine is anticipated. The John B. Pierce Laboratory offers excellent benefits with employer paid health insurance and free parking.  Salary is commensurate with experience according to the NIH published postdoctoral stipend levels.

TO APPLY:
Please submit a single PDF file to biochempd@jbpierce.org including:
1) A cover letter with a statement of research experience and interest, 2) Curriculum vitae, and 3) A list of three references.  Anticipated start date is as soon as possible.

Visit us at: Pieribone Lab & Publications

posted 08/10/2018


POST-DOCTORAL ASSOCIATE (Job Code: VP003)

A full-time position is available for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Vincent Pieribone at the John B. Pierce Laboratory, a nonprofit research institute affiliated with Yale University.  This position is in a lab which develops and uses genetically encoded activity indicators. The further development and in vitro/in vivo application of such probes in various model organisms is the main focus of the work.

REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants should hold a PhD in the field of Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or Bioengineering, and have experience with molecular and cellular biology techniques, including recombinant DNA and protein techniques in both bacterial and mammalian systems. Ideal candidates have a background in protein purification, protein engineering, library construction, high-throughput molecular cloning, or robotic protocol design. Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication, and team skills are necessary.

A coterminous postdoctoral appointment in a relevant department in the Yale School of Medicine is anticipated. The John B. Pierce Laboratory offers excellent benefits with employer paid health insurance and free parking.  Salary is commensurate with experience according to the NIH published postdoctoral stipend levels.

TO APPLY:
Please submit a single PDF file to pdneuro@jbpierce.org including:
1) A cover letter with a statement of research experience and interest, 2) Curriculum vitae, and 3) A list of three references.  Anticipated start date is as soon as possible.

Visit us at: Pieribone Lab & Publications

posted 08/10/2018