Interested in joining the Mashek lab?  

We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic postdocs, graduate students and undergraduates that are passionate about science and want to join a stimulating and fun environment to pursue thier science interests. Please contact us to discuss available opportunities.
We are currently (04/2021) seeking postdoctoral applicants to work on either 1) genetic and dietary animal and fly models of aging and metabolic disease development, 2) compartmentalization of metabolism and lipid droplet interactions with other organelles (microscopy experience prefered), or 3) protein biochemistry and enzymology of SIRT1 and specific lipid droplet proteins. Please email Doug (dmashek@umn.edu) if interested.

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