Jobs

Thank you for your interest in our lab! We are currently hiring for the position(s) listed below.

Postdoctoral Position – Obesity and Diabetes Research

Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

Boston, United States

The research group is focused on the study of obesity and diabetes is seeking a postdoctoral research fellow interested in studying metabolic rate and body weight regulation. We use high-resolution indirect calorimetry and continuous glucose monitoring in mice for our obesity and diabetes experiments.

Research areas include the study of molecular and systemic dysfunctions associated with obesity, contributors to impaired glucose homeostasis, and the development of therapeutic interventions.

Qualifications: This position is open to recent PhDs, MDs, or MD/PhDs with experience in molecular biology and metabolism.

The successful applicant is expected to possess fluency with a programming language for data analysis (e.g. R, or Python) and have an understanding of metabolic physiology. Applicants should also have demonstrated the ability to independently complete research projects, are highly motivated and collaborative. Strong interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communication skills are required. Applicants should send their curriculum vitae and cover letter summarizing relevant experience via email to: Alexander Banks at e-mail: asbanks [at] bidmc.harvard.edu.