Lee Lab Postdoctoral Fellow Position

Lee Lab Postdoctoral Fellow Position

The laboratory of Seok-Yong Lee at the Duke University School of Medicine is inviting applications for a postdoctoral fellow position to work on the structure and mechanisms of ion channels and transporters. 

The position is suitable for a highly-motivated candidate with a recent (less than 1 year) Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Biophysics or a related discipline. Candidates must have a strong background in protein biochemistry (protein expression and purification) and structural biology (preferably single particle cryo-electron microscopy). Strong verbal and written communication skills are highly desirable. 

The Lee lab is fully equipped for structural studies of membrane proteins and has frequent access to Duke University's 300 kV Titan Krios TEM with K3 and Falcon III detectors. Please see our web page for more details on our research program. 

If you are interested, please email your curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing your research experience and interests, and contact information for two references to seok-yong.lee@duke.edu


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