Available Positions

Research Technician / Lab Manager (Position filled 6-1-13)

A full-time technical position is available beginning June1, 2015.

JOB DESCRIPTION : We are recruiting a motivated, independent and organized research technician Duties will be varied and include 1) organization and ordering of laboratory supplies; 2) preparation of stock reagents 3) assisting members of the laboratory with their experiments.

Eligibility: Prior experience in molecular biological and biochemical techniques is preferred, but not necessary.

Requirements: This position requires managing many different responsibilities; as such, strong time management and organizational skills are essential. Candidates must have a minimum of a B.Sc. in Biochemistry or related field. A commitment of at least 2 years is a prerequisite for the position.

Contact: Please send a C.V. and contact information to : brian.dynlacht@nyumc.org
http://www.med.nyu.edu/dynlacht/

Benefits: Full health benefits are provided.

Graduate Students

Our lab meetings are always open to prospective graduate students. E-mail Brian to find out the details. All Sackler "open program" students are expected to complete a research rotation of approximately three months in length. Students who wish to stay longer to complete a project will be accomodated.

Postdoctoral Fellowships

Postdoctoral Fellowship positions are available. It is recommended that interested applicants apply 3 to 12 months in advance of the preferred start date.

Postdoctoral position available in molecular biology of muscle atrophy

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in molecular biology, biochemistry, or a related field. Expertise in working with mammalian cell tissue culture and biochemistry is preferred. Send CV to : Dr. Irma Sanchez at : irma.sanchez@nyumc.org and to Dr. Brian Dynlacht (see below).

Postdoctoral Position available in Epigenetics and Gene Expression
The laboratory of Dr. Brian Dynlacht is interested in understanding the transcriptional regulatory and epigenetic mechanisms governing mammalian differentiation and cell cycle control using a combination of state-of-the-art biochemical, genomic, and computational methods. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in molecular biology, biochemistry, or a related field and a strong interest in gene expression. Expertise in techniques aimed at measuring transcription factor activity and gene expression is preferred.

Postdoctoral position available in Cell Biology of the Centrosome
The ideal applicant for this position would be proficient in tissue culture and multiple types of microscopy including live cell imaging. Experience in electron microscopy is highly desired.

The laboratory is located in the NYU School of Medicine in the heart of mid-town Manhattan. Competitive salaries and subsidized housing are available.

Benefits for postdoctoral fellows which are currently offered at NYU Langone Medical Center are listed at : http://sackler.med.nyu.edu/postdoc/ .

If you are interested in either position, please send a CV and a description of your interests to: Brian Dynlacht (brian.dynlacht@nyumc.org), Professor of Pathology, NYU School of Medicine, 522 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10016.