Research Associate under Cell Death Signaling Laboratory, Sehamuddin Galadari

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
02 Mar 2023
End of advertisement period
01 Apr 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


The Cell Death Signaling Laboratory ( at NYUAD invites applications from individuals to be appointed as a Research Associate. Research at the CDSL focuses on basic and translational aspects of various programmed cell death pathways pertinent to cancer.

The applicant must hold a Ph.D. degree with a minimum 4-5 years Post-Doctoral experience in the general areas of Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Medicine, and related field in a reputed institution. The applicant should also have ambient knowledge and experience in working with mammalian cell culture, protein expression, protein purification, immunoblotting, immunoprecipitation, immunostaining, and flow cytometry. Experience with a range of relevant biomedical technologies, such as CRISPR, primary cell assays, confocal microscopy, and in vivo oncology model systems is essential. Specifically, the applicant is expected to work independently on the Adenosine Monophosphate Kinase (AMPK) and Cell Death pathways, therefore, working experience with AMPK proteins is highly desirable.  

The terms of employment is for two years (renewable). The employee will be benefited with competitive tax-free salary, housing allowance, health insurance for the employee and their eligible dependents. In addition, the candidate will receive travel and transportation allowances. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with anticipated start date on May 3rd, 2021 .

To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter summarizing research experience and specifying the interests in this position; a curriculum vitae (including a full list of publications); a statement of research interests; and the names and contact details for three references, all in PDF format. For questions related to this position, please email to


NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.


This position is not located in the United States. You must be willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.

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