Postdoctoral Fellow, College of Medicine and Health Sciences

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
04 Aug 2021
End of advertisement period
05 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

A postdoctoral position is available in the newly established Department of Genetics and Genomics at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University. The positions aim to (1) Elucidate the molecular and cellular mechanisms of human conditions including Mendelian disorders, and cancer (2) develop novel biomarker & therapeutics. Further information can be found on the College of Medicine and Health Sciences web site (https://cmhs.uaeu.ac.ae/en/index.shtml) The position is supported by a grant from the United Arab Emirates University for two years. Salary is tax-free and is in the range of 11,000-13,000 UAE Dirhams per month, commensurate with training and experience. Interested candidates should submit electronically their curriculum vitae, brief summary of research goals and names of at least three referees to UAEU careers website (https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/index.jsp) The UAE is an open and tolerant society and clearly one of the most attractive places to live and work in the Middle East. The United Arab Emirates University is situated in the city of Al-Ain. Abu Dhabi and Dubai are only an hour's drive from Al-Ain.

Minimum Qualification

The successful candidates should have at least a PhD degree in a biomedical sciences or bioinformatics.

Preferred Qualification

As above

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

Extensive research experience in more than one of the following research areas: molecular biology, bioinformatics, biochemical Genetics, cell biology, genomics, human molecular genetics or protein chemistry.

Division College of Medicine&Health Sciences
Department As.Dean for Research&Grad.Std.-CMHS
Job Close Date open until filled
Job Category Staff
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