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Postdoctoral Fellow - DNA Repair Section

Postdoctoral fellow for Bohr’s group in DNA Repair Section, NIA IRP

The National Institute on Aging (NIA), a major research component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for a postdoctoral position within The DNA Repair Section. The Bohr Laboratory works on mitochondria maintenance and bioenergetics, neuronal DNA damage and repair, Alzheimer’s disease-related research and interventions, Cockayne Syndrome, and the role that RecQ helicases play in genome maintenance. We are looking for several highly motivated candidate with proven expertise in the disease models noted, molecular biology, protein biochemistry, or cell biology, and good oral and written communication skills. Individuals with knowledge of mouse or worm genetics or behavior assays are strongly encouraged to apply.


Interested candidates must have a Ph.D. or M.D. with less than five years of relevant postdoctoral experience. Salary is commensurate with experience and accomplishments. NIA is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please click on the button below, or submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and references to: Vilhelm A. Bohr, Ph.D., Chief, NIH/NIA/IRP, DNA Repair Section, Biomedical Research Center, 251 Bayview Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21224 USA. Phone: 410-558-8162, or e-mail:

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