A Postdoctoral scholar position in skeletal muscle growth control is available immediately to study mechanisms of skeletal and cardiac muscle hypertrophy in Dr. Gustavo Nader’s laboratory in the Department of Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Development, at The Pennsylvania State University. Specifically, the candidate will characterize a novel model of muscle hypertrophy using biochemical and molecular biology techniques.

Campus/Location: University Park Campus
Work Unit: College of Health and Human Development
Department: Kinesiology

Experimental approaches will include transcriptional and epigenetic/chromatin remodeling platforms in addition to work involving animals and cell culture. Documented expertise in these areas is necessary. Qualifications include a doctoral degree in Physiology, Biochemistry, Cell or Molecular Biology, and a proven record of scholarly achievements. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and will continue until the position is filled. To be considered for the position, candidates must complete an online application and upload a cover letter, CV, a statement of research interests and career goals, and three professional references. Please direct inquiries to Dr. Gustavo Nader at and indicate “Postdoctoral Opening” in email subject line.

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Deadline: until filled