Research Fellow, Pharmacology, School of Medicine

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Research Fellow, Pharmacology, School of Medicine

Tracking Code2449 Job Description

The Boston University School of Medicine seeks recent Ph.D. graduates with a metabolic or immunologic research background to join the Pharmacology and Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute as Post-doctoral Research Associates.

The interests of the research group are focused on understanding the metabolic regulation of hematopoiesis, systemic inflammation related to obesity, fatty liver diseases, vascular damage, and insulin resistance (Mol Cell Biol. 8(8):e00153-17, 2018, PMC5879461; J Biol Chem 292(12):4770-4776, 2017, PMC5377793; Cell Metabolism17(4):534-48, 2013 PMC3646573; Cell Metabolism 14(3):378-89, 2011, PMC3172579.

We are looking for a motivated scientist and team player to join the group. The candidate is expected to conduct an NIH-funded research project related to obesity-induced fatty liver diseases and vascular damage.

Experience with immunology, transcriptional regulation, and metabolic signaling would be preferred.

Boston is a beautiful city and has a much enriched academic environment. You will be joining a dynamic academic group.

For consideration, please send your cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, and recommendations to [email protected]

Required Skills

We are searching for a biological scientist with Master's or Ph.D. degree with experience in metabolic and vascular disease research, molecular biology, immunohistology, and animal studies.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 10/16/2020
Application Due: 12/15/2020
Work Type: Full Time