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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Richard Frock

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Frock, Richard
Other Mentor(s) if Applicable: 
Kevin Wang
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Rad: Radiation Biology
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
The position appointment term will be for 1 year and can be renewable on an annual basis based on programmatic need. Salary will be determined based on applicant experience and in accordance with University guidelines for Postdoctoral Fellows.
Appointment Start Date: 
as soon as possible
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Interested applicants should e-mail Meg Fuentes,

A joint postdoctoral position in genome organization and chromosome translocations in stem and progenitor cells is immediately available in the Frock and Wang research groups in the DNA Breakpoint & Looping Laboratory at Stanford University.  Candidates with a strong interest and background in chromatin regulation and/or DNA double-stranded break (DSB) repair mechanisms are encouraged to apply.  Ideal candidates should be collaborative, critical reasoning skills, eager to learn programming/bioinformatic skills, and apply new techniques.  Candidates should possess some experience with cell culture and molecular biology.

Required Qualifications: 

• PhD in Genetics, Cancer Biology, Biophysics, Biochemistry, Immunology, or relevant discipline. 
• Productive record of research and publication.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Capable of working effectively with collaborators.

Required Application Materials: 

A combined single pdf of the following:
1) Cover letter
2) Current CV with publication list
3) Statement (2 page max) of research experience, future goals, and interests in DNA repair and chromatin looping.


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.