[3dem] Cryo EM Post Doc position

Umar Farook umarfarook12 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 19 05:17:41 PST 2017

Dear All,

For those among you who don't like rain, please see the below posting for a
post-doctoral position in a group at KAUST.

With my best wishes for a happy and successful 2017!

Post-doctoral position in cryo-EM/structural biology of multiprotein kinase
signalling complexes

Project: Structural and functional analysis of a multiprotein kinase
signalling complex involved in mediating immune responses in eukaryotes.

Methods: Hybrid approaches in structural biology: cryo-EM, X-ray
crystallography, SAXS, NMR, computational methods, bioinformatics,
biophysics and biochemistry. Functional characterization on a cellular and
organismal level is carried out in close collaboration with the group of
Dr. Heribert Hirt (KAUST).

Required skills: Experience in protein expression, purification and
characterization; Expertise in structural methods, in particular cryo-EM
and X-ray crystallography. A high level of motivation and the ability to
work as part of a team are essential.

Location: Group of Stefan Arold at the King Abdullah University of Science
and Technology (KAUST). KAUST, founded in 2009, is located at the shores of
the Red Sea in Saudi Arabia. KAUST currently ranks nr. 1 worldwide in
citations per faculty (QS World University Rankings 2015/2016) and provides
outstanding research facilities (incl. a Titan KRIOS with direct detector,
NMR spectrometers up to 950 MHz & in-house X-ray source). KAUST has a
community with more than 100 nationalities, pristine coral reefs and about
two hours of rain per year.

Remuneration: highly competitive salary, commensurate with experience, and
various benefits.

Starting Date: available from April 2017, but later starting dates can be

Contact: Please send a CV, a statement of research experience and contact
information for at least two referees to stefan.arold at kaust.edu.sa.
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