Post Doctoral Fellow
Internal Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Posting Number: STA00060PO18
College/Division: School of Medicine Columbia
Department: SOMC Cell Biology and Anatomy
Advertised Salary Range: $47,476
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Post-doctoral
Advertised Job Summary: A full-time postdoctoral fellow position is available in the Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. This position represents an opportunity to join Dr. Taixing Cui's laboratory which focuses on elucidating cellular and molecular mechanisms of cardiovascular diseases using genetically manipulated animals and primary culture of cardiovascular cells. We are looking for candidates with experiences or interests in the following areas: vascular disease (e.g., vascular pathological remodeling and dysfunction), vascular biology, gene regulation in vascular system and bioinformatics on high-throughput next generation sequencing. Candidates should have a PhD, MD or MD/PhD granted within the past 5 years, with advanced training in biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology, animal genetics or computational biology. He/She will work on newly NIH funded research projects which elucidate the molecular mechanisms of vascular regeneration, repair and lesion formation. The successful candidate is expected to be highly motivated, have scientific independence, excellent English speaking and writing skills and international peer-reviewed publications.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): PhD, MD, or MD/PhD degree granted within the past 5 years, with advanced training in biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology, animal genetics, or computational biology.
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