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Epigenetic Regulation of p53 signaling in Embryonic Stem Cell

National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD and surrounding area

Position Description:
The successful candidate will study the roles of epigenetic regulation and the p53 signaling pathway in mouse embryonic stem cells using CRISPR-Cas9 screening. The overarching goal of this project is to understand how the p53 signaling pathways maintains the genomic stability of embryonic stem cells.

Requirements include strong background in biochemistry, molecular biology, and cell biology. Candidates with experience in genome-wide screening (CRISPR-Cas9 based), embryonic stem cells, and/or mouse model are encouraged to apply. Successful candidate must be expected to obtain a PhD and/or MD degree within 3 months or have less than one-year postdoctoral experience prior to the deadline.

To Apply:
If interested, please send your CV and three references to:
Jing Huang, Ph.D.
Head, Cancer and Stem Cell Epigenetics
Laboratory of Cancer Biology and Genetics
National Cancer Institute
Building 37, Room 3140A
37 Convent Drive
Bethesda, MD 20852
Phone: 240-760-6796

This position is subject to a background investigation. The NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs.