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POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR

Requisition # 2830

Position Basics


Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Pathology

Salary


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 Bing-Hua Jiang, Ph.D.



Our research focus is to identify novel signaling pathways and mechanisms that regulate cancer initiation, angiogenesis, development, drug resistance, as well as new therapeutic approaches. Our group initially discovered that PI3K signaling pathway, ROS and miRNAs play important roles in tumor angiogenesis and drug resistance.  Please refer to our work in Cancer Res. 67(22):10823, 2007; EMBO Rep. 13(12):1116, 2012; Autophagy 11(2):373, 2015; Oncogene 34(43):5482, 2015). Applicants should have a strong background in molecular biology, as well as experience with both tissue culture and mouse based models. The selected candidate will be expected to work independently while interacting in a highly collaborative environment.

Education Requirement:

PhD or MD/PhD

Required Qualifications:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.  Experience in molecular biology.

Desirable Qualifications:

Experience developing and analyzing cell-based and mouse models: experience with sterile tissue culture; experience with DNA, RNA, and protein analysis; experience with immunostaining.


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 Carey
Department URL: https://medicine.uiowa.edu/pathology/



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