Postdoc Positions in neuroscience or vascular biology research at the University of South Florida
Posted: December 14, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionResearch Description
Two Postdoctoral associate positions are immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. Lianchun Wang in the Department of Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology and Byrd Alzheimer`s Research Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA. The Wang lab is interested in understanding the roles and the underlying mechanisms of heparan sulfate proteoglycan in vascular disease, Alzheimer`s disease, and cancer through big data analysis of human specimens and testing transgenic mouse and cellular models with corresponding genetic and biochemical studies.
• PhD or MD/PhD with research experience in vascular biology, neuroscience, cancer biology, or cell biology.
• Research experience in molecular biology, RNAseq, NanoString, primary cell culture, and confocal imaging are a plus.
• Strong first-author publication.
• Excellent verbal/written communication skills in English.
• Independent and self-motivated to work in a highly interactive and collaborative scientific environment.
How to Apply:
Send a single PDF document that includes all of the following to [email protected]:
• 1-page letter of application outlining your background and specific interest.
• Current CV
• Three recent reference contact information
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