Postdoctoral fellow – Biomedical Sciences

Postdoctoral fellow – Biomedical Sciences

18 March, 2016

We are looking for a highly motivated post-doctoral fellow who will work on cellular and of macrophage research in pulmonary diseases. Currently, we are investigating on the pathophysiologic role of pulmonary macrophages in inflammatory lung diseases including allergic asthma and ARDS (PMC4491131, PMC3826286). The research fellow is expected to utilize various techniques including, but not limited to, flow cytometry, in-vivo mouse disease model, and next generation sequencing.

The following issues are prerequisite.

  1. Previous experience in macrophage or leukocyte biology
  2. Previous experience in mouse disease models (Required)
  3. Minimum of one first author paper in international peer reviewed journals
  4. English knowledge in communication and manuscript preparation

The PI will help the applicant develop his/her career by providing an interactive and exciting research and by encouraging the preparation of research papers, application of fellowships, and participation at international meetings.

Candidates must have a Ph.D in immunology or biology, or equivalent degree in related fields. Applicants who are interests in this position are required to email their CV (3 page maximum), a cover letter outlining research accomplishments (1 page), and contact information for 3 referees (email address and phone number) to Gye Young Park, M.D.  parkgy@uic.edu

The University of may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The University of at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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