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Requisition # 3069

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Monday, November 26th, 2018
College:Carver College of Medicine
Department:Internal Medicine


Salary:$48,432.00 to Commensurate

Position Details

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

Discipline: Biological Sciences. A position for a postdoctoral research scholar with human vascular physiology background is available in a translational research lab focused on vascular disease in chronic kidney disease.


The successful candidate will be involved in studying interventions that improve vascular endothelial function and large artery stiffness in patients with chronic kidney disease. The most important qualification is the understanding of human vascular physiology.  Combined biophysical and imaging approaches in humans will be used to answer questions. In addition, experience with immunofluorescence and human sample processing for biochemical tests will be viewed favorably. Candidates qualified for NIH training grants and fellowships will be favorably considered.

Education Requirement:

Candidates must have an MD or PhD degree.


The ideal candidate will be a recent PhD and should have a strong background in vascular and/or integrated physiology.  

The ability to evaluate vascular function in humans and to interact positively with humans subjects is necessary.

Desirable Qualifications:

Applicants should be strongly motivated, passionate about conducting scientific research, demonstrate ethics and integrity, and be able to work both independently and as an effective member of a research team.

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:Diana I Jalal -
Cmed-Internal Medicine
General Hospital
220 Hawkins Drive
E300C GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-3971

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