A fully funded PhD student position in chemical biology is open for the 2021 Fall semester in Dr. Shiyue Fang’s research group in the Chemistry Department of Michigan Technological University. The successful candidate will conduct research involving chemical synthesis of epigenetically modified DNA and RNA, and study the roles of the modifications in gene expression, protein synthesis and disease evolution. Interested individuals should contact Dr. Shiyue Fang at firstname.lastname@example.org, and apply immediately for admission to either our Chemistry PhD program or Biochemistry and Molecular Biology PhD program, or both via weblinks in http://chem.sites.mtu.edu/fang/open-phd-position/. A BS (or equivalent) degree in chemistry, biology or other related areas of science by the August of 2021 is required. Application materials include undergraduate transcript, CV, student statements, three letters of recommendation, and TOEFL (international students only). We value high career aspirations, hard work, teamwork, and giving to society by creating knowledge and educating next generation scientists.
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