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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Helen Blau

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Blau, Helen
Department Name: 
Microbiology & Immunology
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
TBD
Appointment Start Date: 
ASAP
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Applicants should submit materials to Dr. Helen Blau, hblau@stanford.edu

Laboratory/Department: The Baxter Laboratory is a collaborative multi-laboratory work space that pushes the cutting edge of technology to answer new and exciting biological questions. The Nolan lab has world-class expertise in multi-parametric analysis of cell types using CyTOF and CODEX techniques. The Jackson lab has state of the art mass spec capabilities. The Blau lab integrates epigenomic profiling, mouse genetics, and machine learning to yield novel insights into stem cell biology and reprogramming with a focus on therapeutic potential. Located in the midst of a vibrant academic research community at Stanford School of Medicine, itself at the center of Silicon Valley.
 
Position Description:
Funded postdoctoral positions are immediately available in the lab of Professor Helen M. Blau in the Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology at Stanford.  Projects focus on epigenetic memory of stem cells, rejuvenation/senolytics, and bioengineered microenvironments for cardiomyocytes and muscle stem cells with a view towards gaining mechanistic insights and translating findings to the clinic. Previous expertise and/or interest in stem cell biology, next-gen sequencing technologies, and genomics with a focus on treatments for aging and disease. Ideal candidates should be scientifically rigorous, collaborative, and eager to learn about new fields and techniques.

Required Qualifications: 

Education:

  • Ph.D. in Biological Sciences or M.D./Ph.D.
Required Application Materials: 
  • Curriculum vitae listing relevant publications

 

Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.