Postdoctoral Fellow Schilling lab

Buck Institute for Age Research   •  

Novato, CA

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit

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Not Specified years

Posted 59 days ago

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POSITION SUMMARY

The Schilling Laboratory at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to participate in innovative research aimed at understanding the biological and chemical processes that are common to both age-related diseases and aging. The qualified applicant will work with cutting edge technologies in liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry. Located in Novato, California, 30 miles North of San Francisco, the Buck Institute offers a rich scientific environment with renowned scientists in the field of aging research. Employees receive a competitive benefits package.

Potential projects involve the following Research Fields:

  • Dynamic role of posttranslational modifications – acylation, phosphorylation
  • Discovery proteomics, protein quantification
  • HPLC-MS, mass spectrometry
  • Muscle atrophy and the role of posttranslational modifications, protein turnover
  • Biomarkers of Aging
  • Many projects are directly related to neurodegenerative diseases, proteostasis, metabolism, role of sirtuins

QUALIFICATIONS

  • PhD in Biology, Chemistry, or other related fields
  • Experience in independently operating MS instrumentation
  • Experience in Data Processing