Research Tech/Postdoctoral Position in Functional Genomics 1495 views

Research Tech/Postdoctoral Position in Functional Genomics

A research tech or postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Gaurav Varshney. The lab is looking for a highly motivated, passionate, and independent individual with excellent interpersonal skills to play a vital role in advancing the lab’s mission.

Research Theme 

The lab is interested in tackling the challenge of systematically validating the flood of human candidate disease genes identified in various genome-wide association (GWAS) and whole-exome sequencing studies by developing disease models in zebrafish.

The selected candidate will use zebrafish and the emerging genomic technologies to functionally characterize the Conserved Non-coding DNA elements (CNEs) and identify the cis regulated genes.  

Research Disciplines: Our research interests span multiple disciplines: genetics, genomics, molecular biology, and developmental biology.


  1. A recent graduate (research tech) or doctorate (postdoc) in Biological Sciences or related fields with experience in Molecular Biology, Cell and Developmental Biology, and Genetics is required.
  2. Experience working with zebrafish is essential.

Application Procedure

Please send your application to with the following documents/items:

Cover letter


List of three (03) references with their contact information

Quick Overview——
Fellowship Level Doctoral/Postdoctoral
Country India
Subject areas Molecular Biology, Cell and Developmental Biology, and Genetics
Fellowship Varies
Eligibility Degree in the relevant subject
Deadline Open until filled

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