The Munson Lab is hiring a Postdoctoral Associate to work on
projects related to glioblastoma treatment and modeling. The
applicant will contribute to multiple funded projects which
involves the exploration and identification of patient relevance of
novel targets in the brain tumor microenvironment. The specific
work involves the implementation and testing of 3D multicellular
tissue engineered patient-specific constructs, MR Imaging of
interstitial fluid flow and follow up analysis in preclinical
models of glioblastoma. The candidate with work with other members
within the laboratory as well as clinical partners. This project
includes specific milestones which must be met along a specified
timeline over a two-year span. The candidate is expected to take a
leadership role on this project through presentations, drafting of
manuscripts, and mentorship of students involved in the
- Ph.D. in Bioengineering, Cancer Biology, or related discipline.
PhD must be awarded no more than four years prior to the effective
date of appointment with a minimum of one year eligibility
- Mammalian cell culture, fluorescence microscopy, live cell
imaging, tissue engineering, immunostaining, cytokine analysis
(ELISA, Multiplex, etc.).
- Track record of publications and presentations.
Experience in mentorship and/or teaching.
Commitment to diversity, inclusion and equity.
- Experience in flow cytometry, primary cell culture, animal
handling and experimentation, biomaterials use/manipulation, MATLAB
programming experience, image analysis.
- Experience with brain tumor models.
The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal
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