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Requisition # 2732

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Monday, February 20th, 2017
College:Carver College of Medicine


Salary:$47,484.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Percent Time:100%
Position Description:

The Department of Pathology at The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine seeks candidates for multiple Postdoctoral Scholar positions in the laboratory of Nitin Karandikar, MD, PhD.

The major focus of our research is the immune dynamics that underlie the pathogenesis and regulation of immune-mediated diseases, with a particular interest in multiple sclerosis. We are looking for talented and motivated individuals to carry out advanced experimental laboratory research in immunology, with a particular focus on regulatory mechanisms of CD4 and CD8 T cells in human disease and its mouse models.  Tasks include the design, performance, and evaluation of experimental procedures with full responsibility for efficient use of resources and obtaining high-quality results in each individual study.  Associated skills involve scientific presentations and reporting, grant writing and manuscript review.

Education Requirement:

Doctoral degree (MD, PhD in biomedical sciences or equivalent).

Required Qualifications:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Either a track record/experience in immunological research OR prior clinical training

  • Experience in animal experiments and cell culture techniques

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vita
Name and Contact Information of References
Letters of Interest
 Number of References:  3

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Contact Information

Contact:Brenda M Carey -
C661 GH
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