POSTDOCTORAL POSITION available to study the molecular chaperone activity
of small heat shock proteins. Project involves biochemical analyses of in
vitro systems, genetic dissection of structure/function relationships in a
cyanobacterium, and collaborations with X-ray crystallographers and NMR
spectroscopists. Candidate must have a PhD in biochemistry or related field
and excellent background in protein purification and physical
characterization. Experience with microbial genetics and physiology a plus.
For further information see http://www.biochem.arizona.edu/vierling/. Send
curriculum vitae, brief statement of research interests, and have three
letters of reference sent to: Dr. Elizabeth Vierling, Department of
Biochemistry, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721. E-mail:
vierling at u.arizona.edu. Review of applicant materials will begin 6/28/00
and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Arizona
is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
University of Arizona
Life Sciences South
1007 E. Lowell St.
Tucson, Arizona 85721
E-mail: vierling at u.arizona.edu