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Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences - Genetic Engineering

Utah State University

The position is fully supported by a PhD assistantship.


College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Animal, Dairy and Veterinary sciences
9825 Old Main Hill
Logan, utah, 84322, United States

What We Offer

Summary

The Wang lab was the first to establish genetic engineering technologies in the golden Syrian hamster, a unique animal model species in human disease modeling. We are the world leader in developing genetic engineered animals, including cattle, sheep, goats, guinea pig and golden Syrian hamsters.


Academic Fields

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology.
Animal Genetics.
Reproductive Biology.

Degrees

Doctoral Degree, PhD, genetics, biotechnology, reproduction, stem cells


Formats

Full Time

Keywords

Professor

Contacts

Zhongde Wang

Zhongde Wang
zonda.wang@usu.edu

Anna McEntire

Anna McEntire
anna.mcentire@usu.edu

Who We're Looking For

Summary

Looking for highly motivated candidates who think life science is fun and exciting! A PhD assistantship is available in the Wang lab to conduct research training in animal genetic engineering (using CRISPR/Cas9), assisted reproduction technology (IVF, Cloning by somatic cell nuclear transfer) and embryonic stem cells. The minimum requirement for this position is a BS/BA degree in biology and related fields with a 3.5 GPA or above. The candidate should also have competitive scores in GRE (percentiles in Verbal and Quantitative ≥ 40).


Academic Backgrounds

Animal Genetics.
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology.
Reproductive Biology.

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