Research-track Associate/Assistant Professor Position (Co-PI) is Available in Prof. Yigong Shi’s lab in Tsinghua University

2018-09-30 14:50:01

About the lab:

Prof. Yigong Shi’s laboratory combines structural biology, biochemical and biophysical approaches to elucidate the molecular and chemical basis of fundamental cellular events. We are particularly interested in the regulation of cancer and apoptosis, the assembly and dynamics of macromolecular machineries exemplified by spliceosome and proteasome, and the mechanism of disease related proteins, such as the γ-secretase, which is associated with the development of Alzheimer's disease.

The position:

Our group is seeking a talented Co-PI working as group leader in the lab. The candidate is expected to have received comprehensive training in structural biology, Ph.D. candidates. Applicants for the position should meet the following criteria:

1. The successful applicant should has biology/chemistry/medical science research history, be proficient in biochemistry, molecular biology, biochemistry and other related techniques, with protein expression and purification, and cryo-EM research background is preferred.

2. Ph. D in a relevant subject with proof of excellence.

3. More than 2 years’s postdoctoral or scientific research experience.

4. Passion to solve scientific problems, ability to work independently, good communication skills, good team cooperation as well as contribution to supervision activities of students are expected.

Formalities and Salary:

The application must be sent to as PDF files before Oct 28, 2018, including a curriculum vitae with a complete list of publications, two names and contact information for references and information which is necessary to support the application. The email must be titled with “Co-PI Application”. We will offer competitive salary and benefits in accordance with the relevant regulations of Tsinghua University and the government.