A postdoctoral position is available immediately for highly motivated scientists who will study the molecular mechanisms of gene expression underlying drug addiction and stress-related behaviors in Taniguchi Lab.

The candidate must hold a Ph.D., MD, or Ph.D/MD degree with solid background in biomedical sciences. The successful candidate has to be a good lab citizen with a strong enthusiasm for the research. Experience in techniques, gene expression, epigenetic regulation, chromatin conformation capture method, molecular biology, vector construction, signal transduction, or rodent behavior assays is preferred but not necessary.

Interested applicants should send the following materials in an application packet as a single PDF file, by email to Dr. Makoto Taniguchi,

  1. Cover letter
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Expected starting date
  4. A brief summary of previous research experience and future research interest (1-2 pages)
  5. Names and contact information for 3 references