19 July 2011

postdoctoral position in Canada

A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Feldman lab, at the Alberta Innovates Centre for Carbohydrate Science, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada.
Researchin the Feldman lab focuses on protein glycosylation and outer membrane vesicles biogenesis in bacteria and their roles in pathogenesis. The successful candidate will employ a variety of biochemical and molecularbiology techniques to the study of basic and applied aspects of these processes in different microorganisms.
Applicants should have a PhD in microbiology or biochemistry or related discipline (obtained not more than 5
years ago), and publications in English. Highly motivated candidates with demonstrable skills in molecular biology, a strong background in biochemistry and microbiology, and/or expertise in glycobiology and/or membrane biology are encouraged to apply.
Excellent written and oral English is required. Please send a CV, a brief description of research experience and interests, and names of 2-3 references.
For recent publications, please see: 
Haurat et al., Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2011
Hug et al PLoS Pathogens, 2010
Faridmoayer et al, J. Bacteriology 2007
Faridmoayer et al, Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2008.
Mario Feldman, PhD Associate Professor Principal Investigator, Alberta
Innovates Centre for Carbohydrate Science Department of Biological
Sciences CW 405 Biological
Sciences Building University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2E9, Canada
Phone: +1 (780) 492-6105 Fax: +1 (780) 492-9234 E-mail: mfeldman@ualberta.ca

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