Start Date: May 2018
Organization Hospital for Special Surgery
Position Description The Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and Weill Cornell Medical College is seeking a student to work as a research assistant in Dr. Baohong Zhao's research laboratory. Dr. Zhao's laboratory uses cutting edge molecular and cell biology approaches as well as genetic mouse models to study osteoclast differentiation and define signaling pathways and epigenetic mechanisms important for regulating inflammatory bone destruction, which is a major cause of morbidity and disability in many arthritic diseases.
Participating in basic biomedical research projects in osteoclast differentiation, bone biology/inflammation (osteoimmunology), and autoimmune diseases.
Bachelor's degree in biology, biochemistry, or molecular and cell biology a plus Experience in relevant laboratory research a plus
Time Commitment Full-time, with a two year commitment
Apply To apply, please e-mail your resume, cover letter, and three references to Dr. Baohong Zhao, D.M.D, Ph.D.