A postdoctoral research associate position with competitive salary and benefits is available in Dr. Limei Zhang’s group for highly motivated candidates who are interested in structural biology, redox biology and/or infectious disease. The Zhang group applies a suite of interdisciplinary tools to investigate the structure-mechanism relationships of proteins in redox reaction, stress response and antibiotic resistance, with the support of two major federal grants. For more information about the Zhang group, please visit the website: https://biochem.unl.edu/limei-zhang.
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Minimum Required Qualifications
A recent Ph.D. degree (or expected soon) in biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology or a related field and a strong record in conducting high-quality research.
Expertise in either biophysics, protein biochemistry or advanced molecular biology; excellent communication skills; ability to work cooperatively on multidisciplinary projects; and experience in mentoring.