Two postdoctoral research positions available in the Dixit Lab

Two NIH-funded postdoctoral research positions are available immediately to study new mechanisms that regulate the microtubule severing activity of katanin and to develop a microfluidics platform to study how biochemical and biophysical mechanisms together influence microtubule array organization.

NIH Funding is available for 5 years for each position, with the expectation that the candidates will work with Dr. Dixit to apply for fellowships during this time. Washington University in St. Louis offers a complete benefits package and competitive salary based on the NIH postdoctoral rate. CLICK HERE FOR FULL DESCRIPTION

Application Instructions: Qualified applicants should send a cover letter detailing research interests and long-term career goal, CV, copies of relevant publications and names of three faculty references who can provide letters of recommendation upon request by email to Ram Dixit ( For additional details, see Job ID 50486 at Applications will be accepted until suitable candidates are hired.