Biophysics Postdoc

Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, New Mexico
Nov 20, 2017
Jan 19, 2018
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Biophysics Postdoc

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Los Alamos, New Mexico

Los Alamos National Laboratory is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in science

and engineering on behalf of national security. The Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, Materials Physics & Applications Division (MPA-CINT) is seeking an outstanding postdoctoral candidate to work on a project that aims to visualize spatial patterns of gene expression in bacterial-fungal interactions.


  • Ph.D. in Biophysics, Chemistry/Biochemistry, Physics or an appropriate Engineering discipline within the past five years (or soon to be completed)
  • Experience in optical microscopy or spectroscopy, biochemical measurements, cell culture or bioengineering
  • Demonstrated record of scientific achievement through publications and presentations
  • Ability to conduct independent research
  • Experience developing software for image analysis/acquisition desired

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Note to Applicants:

In addition to applying online at (opening IRC60184), please email CV and cover letter to Dr. James Werner ( Direct link for online application:

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