A postdoctoral training position is available to study lipid metabolism in bacteria. Projects encompass bacterial physiology, regulation of gene expression, chemical and structural biology. Laboratory expertise in one or more of these areas and a career interest in studying membrane lipid metabolism, biochemistry or bacterial pathogenesis are desirable.
Recent (<3 years) Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Microbiology or a related field is required. The ideal candidate will be familiar with lipid metabolism and/or bacterial genetics and physiology. Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to work well in a fast paced, collaborative research environment are required.