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Postdoctoral Fellow Cardiometabolic Disorders

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Amgen

Location :
Thousand Oaks, California

Expiry Date :
Fri, 16 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Postdoctoral Fellow – Cardiometabolic Disorders Job Summary The Amgen Postdoctoral program is committed to providing future scientists with an enriching environment to inspire innovation that will contribute to the development of human therapeutics. Dr. Murielle Veniant-Ellison in the Cardiometabolic Disorders department at Amgen, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow in the area of obesity/diabetes. The position will allow the successful candidate to explore the cellular and physiological mechanisms of a zinc transporter biology with a specific focus on beta cells. An integrated approach will be adopted using knockout technology, metabolic phenotyping, cell an molecular biology. The assignment length is expected to be 2-3 years. Basic Qualifications + PhD at the time of appointment Preferred Qualifications + Candidate holding a PhD with experience in beta cells and/or RNA nucleotide biology are preferred + Expertise in SiRNA and endosome escape will be preferred Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission – to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do. Join Us If you’re seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you’ll find it at Amgen. Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join Us If you’re seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you’ll find it at Amgen. Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.