C0401502—Department of PathologyMentor: Selvarangan Ponnazhagan, PhD, Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Pathology. 1825 University Blvd, Birmingham AL 35294-2182 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A post-doctoral position is available immediately in the laboratory of Selvarangan Ponnazhagan, PhD, in the Department of Pathology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The major focus of research is to understand osteoimmunology mechanisms of bone fracture repair, and developing and testing cell/gene therapy approaches for non-union bone defect. Approaches of studies will involve immunology, molecular biology, protein analyses, adult stem cells and targeted therapies to improve bone healing in non-union fractures using pre-clinical mouse models.
Candidates must have a recent Ph.D. and/or M.D., or equivalent. Priority will be given to qualified candidates with a strong background in skeletal biology, immunology, cell culture, molecular biology, biochemistry and mouse models. The candidate will be expected to write and think independently with passion for innovative research. He/she should be able to analyze data and write manuscripts. Salary (with benefits) will follow NIH guidelines commensurate with training and experience. Competitive applicants should have a proven track record with publications and the potential for career development. UAB is a highly collegial and interactive environment that has an active Office of Post-doctoral Education which provides mentoring and career guidance in addition to that provided by the mentor.
If interested, please send a letter describing your research experience/interest/future career goals, your CV, and contact information for three references electronically to email@example.com.