Weihong Qiu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Physics

Oregon State University

Postdoc Harvard Medical School

Ph.D. The Ohio State University

B.S. & M.S. Nankai University

Weihong.Qiu at physics.oregonstate.edu

Welcome to Dr. Qiu's single molecule biophysics group at Oregon State University! We are recruiting talented undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars.

UNDERGRDUATE RESEARCH

Interested undegraduate students should email Dr. Qiu to discuss potential undergraduate research projects.

GRADUATE RESEARCH

Interested graduate students should email Dr. Qiu to discuss potential thesis topics in single molecule biophysics.

POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR POSITION

We have a postdotoral scholar position in single molecule biophysics. The position will start in September, 2013.

POSITION SUMMARY:

We are recruiting to fill an opening for a full-time postdoctoral scholar in the area of single molecule biophysics in the laboratory of Dr. Weihong Qiu at Oregon State University. The successful candidate is expected to design and conduct research to investigate the molecular mechanism of cytoskeleton-based molecular motors using an interdisciplinary approach that integrates molecular biology, biochemistry, DNA nanotechnology and single molecule fluorescence microscopy.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

-Ph.D. in biochemistry, biophysics, molecular/cell biology, or related field.
-Demonstrated record of scholarly publication.
-Experience in molecular cloning techniques, protein expression, and protein purification methods.
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

To apply, please e-mail a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Dr. Weihong Qiu (Weihong.Qiu at physics.oregonstate.edu) with a subject line of "Postdoctoral scholar application!".