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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Katrin Svensson

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Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Svensson, Katrin
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
3-5 years
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

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The Svensson Laboratory ( at Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology is seeking a postdoctoral research fellow to join our team. We are using an integrated discovery-molecular physiology approach to understand basic biological questions related to metabolism, with a specific interest in orphan hormones in energy expenditure and obesity-related disorders such as diabetes and fatty liver. We are leveraging a combination of techniques such as single-cell RNA sequencing, proteomics, molecular biology and mouse physiology to identify new pathways involved in metabolic regulation.
We highly encourage individuals from underrepresented backgrounds to apply.

Required Qualifications: 
  • PhD in relevant area
  • Underrepresented minority candidates are encouraged to apply


Required Application Materials: 
  • CV


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