Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Texas at Austin - Austin, TX

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Purpose The lab uses biochemical and biophysical approaches to study RNA folding and the influence of chaperones.

Essential Functions The successful candidate is expected to participate in the design of a project. This candidate will also lead a research effort in the direction set forth by the PI and the specific project.

Marginal/Incidental functions Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications PhD in Biochemistry or related field. Knowledge of RNA techniques is required. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications PhD in Biochemistry and experience working with protein is preferred. Experience with quantitative analysis is a plus.

Working conditions May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity

Security sensitive; conviction verification conducted on applicant selected.

The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas ( TRS ), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program ( ORP ) instead of TRS , subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.

The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran's status, or sexual orientation. Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act, disability accommodations will be provided, as needed.

If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification form, I-9. You will be required to present acceptable and original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. Documents need to be presented no later than the third day of employment. Failure to do so will result in loss of employment at the university.
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