A post-doctoral position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr Joe Cockburn, at the Astbury Centre, University of Leeds, UK to perform structure-function studies on ciliary transition zone proteins. The transition zone consists of several large multi-protein complexes at the base of the cilium that regulates the traffic of material between the cilium and the rest of the cell, and mutations in transition zone genes are responsible for a number of genetic disorders.
The position is funded by The Wellcome Trust and is available immediately for a period of 24 months. The start date is flexible but must be before September 2017. The deadline for applications is Monday 16th January 2017.
More information about the position and how to apply can be found here:
Dr Joe Cockburn
The Astbury Centre for Structural and Molecular Biology
University of Leeds
Leeds LS2 9JT