Postdoctoral Research Associate Wanted

Segev Lab
Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
College of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago

Our lab addresses questions about intracellular trafficking important for human diseases ranging from cancer to neurological disorders

Contact us if you want to join our group of motivated scientists, well resourced, in an exciting environment, funded by NIH

Recent topics and publications include:

  • Regulation of secretion, endocytosis and autophagy by Rab GTPases (PLoS Genet, 2020; JCB, 2019; PLoS Genet, 2017; Dev Cell, 2016)
  • Yeast modeling of neurodevelopmental genetic disorders (Brain, 2020; Autophagy, 2020)

Presentations in international meetings include ASCB-EMBO, FASEB and FEBS

Applicants must possess a PhD and demonstrate experience in cell biology, biochemistry or molecular biology.

The position is available immediately (August 2021)

For consideration, email your CV, a brief summary of research experience and three references to Dr. Nava Segev (nava@uic.edu)

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.  Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 
The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. 
The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit https://www.hr.uillinois.edu/cms/One.aspx?portalId=4292&pageId=1411899