skip to main content

Important Notice

It appears you are using an older version of your browser. While some functions will be available, OKJobMatch works best with a modern browser such as the ones provided by:

Please download and install the latest version of the browser of your choice. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Postdoctoral Fellow / Assistant Staff Scientist

Click the Facebook, Google+ or LinkedIn icons to share this job with your friends or contacts. Click the Twitter icon to tweet this job to your followers. Click the link button to view the URL of the job, which then can be copied and pasted into an e-mail or other document.

Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Physical Address
823 Northeast 13thStreet
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Job Description

Postdoctoral Fellow / Assistant Staff Scientist

Posting Number: 000021

Position Type: Scientific

Classification: Ongoing

Status: Processing

Department: Functional & Chemical Genomics – Yoon

Job Summary/Basic Function:

Postdoctoral fellow and Assistant Staff Scientist positions are available in Dr. Wan Hee Yoon’s lab, in Functional & Chemical Genomics Research Program at Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF). Yoon lab studies questions at the intersection between metabolism and human neurological diseases. We are taking a combination of Drosophila genetics, biochemical, and genomic approaches as well as patient-derived iPSC study. Our group is situated within collaborative functional genomics and mitochondria biology communities and is a member of the rapidly growing Functional and Chemical Genomics Program at the OMRF.

Please see some of our recent publications listed below for more information: Neuron. 2017; 93(1): 115-131; Am J Hum Genet. 2018; 102 (3): 494-504; Am J Hum Genet. 2016; 99(4): 831-845

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in a biological science, chemistry, physics or other relevant area, M.D., or equivalent

Minimum Degree Required:


Work Hours:

Preferred Qualifications:

Researchers with strong interest in metabolism, mitochondria biology and neurological diseases are welcome to apply.

Expertise in any of the following areas is highly valued though not required:
- Drosophila genetics
- Metabolism
- Human iPSC
- Developmental biology

Physical Demands:

Regularly required to stand, use manual dexterity, talk or hear; Frequently required to walk and reach with hands and arms; occasionally sit; frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds; vision abilities include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Potential exposure to fumes, airborne particles, or rodent dander. May work with toxic, caustic chemicals, radioactive materials, liquid nitrogen, human tissue or blood. Potential risk of electrical shock. Occasional exposure to cold 4C, and/or extreme cold -80C from freezers. Noise level is usually moderate.

To apply, visit

Copyright ©2017 Inc. All rights reserved.


To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account.