Postdoctoral Fellow – General Medical Biology at GNF

Postdoctoral Fellow – General Medical Biology at GNF

Job Description

20 years! That’s how long the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF) has been innovating drug discovery in San Diego.

GNF is currently seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow to pursue cellular and molecular biology research in the department of General Medical Biology.

Your responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be responsible for developing cell-based assays to understand underlying mechanisms of pathogenic protein inclusion formation in cells. This position offers an opportunity to utilize GNF’s world-class drug discovery platforms, innovative technologies and resources to pioneer cutting-edge science. The ideal candidate should have excellent communication and writing skills and the ability to work well in a multidisciplinary team. The candidate is expected to periodically present his/her results to the team/department and to publish his/her findings in top peer-reviewed journals.
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Minimum requirements

What you'll bring to the role:

• A Ph.D. in a relevant field of study, such as Cellular or Molecular Biology and a successful publication record.
• Ability to independently design and execute key experiments and analyze, interpret, and troubleshoot results

Why consider Novartis?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine.
San Diego, CA
Novartis Inst for Fun Gen inc
Research & Development
Full Time