Post-doctoral research position in Division of Cardiology
University of Maryland, Baltimore (180000QW)
A full time Post-Doctoral research position is available in the
laboratory of Dr. Charles Hong in the Division of Cardiology at the
University of Maryland-Baltimore. MD, PhD or MD/PhD scientist is
sought to join a laboratory at the forefront of academic drug
discovery and cardiovascular biology. The Hong laboratory has
identified a class of small molecules that ameliorate muscle damage
in a Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) mouse model and adverse
cardiac remodeling following myocardial injury. An ambitious and
creative Ph.D. or M.D. scientist is sought to determine the
mechanism of their action.
Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. or M.D. and expertise in
techniques of cell and molecular biology. The post-doc will lead
the project, which use mouse models of myocardial infarction and
muscular dystrophy. Prior experience with mouse disease models,
immunobiology, tissue immunohistochemistry and cardiac or skeletal
muscle physiology are highly valued.
If interested, please email a CV, a short statement of research
interests, and the names and contact information for three
references to Charles Hong, MD, PhD at
University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging
excellence through diversity. Qualified woman and minority
candidates are encouraged to apply.