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Requisition # 2872

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Monday, October 2nd, 2017
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Internal Medicine


Salary:$47,484.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

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

A position for a highly motivated postdoc is available in Dr. Thorsten Maretzky’s laboratory in the Inflammation Program of the Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City.

Studies in the lab are focused on tumor necrosis factor (TNF)α signaling in innate immunity and inflammatory disease as well as epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) activation with an emphasis on its role in cancer development and progression.

Mouse models and cell-based assays are used with both murine and human cells to understand the contribution of hematopoietic and non-hematopoietic cell types in driving epithelial wound repair as well as the temporal aspects of inflammation with a special focus on mucosal immunity and associated cancers.

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Education Requirement:

A PhD or other terminal degree in Immunology, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Cancer Biology or related field is required.

Required Qualifications:

High motivation, strong interest in myeloid cell biology, host-pathogen interactions, innate immunity, cell death, or tumor immunology, and previous training in biomedical research are required.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vita
Name and Contact Information of References
Letters of Interest
 Number of References:  2

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Contact Information

Contact:Thorsten Maretzky -
Cmed-Internal Medicine
E168 MTF

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