POST-DOCTORAL FELLOW POSITION
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology, at the University of
Maryland School of Medicine is recruiting for a junior postdoctoral
researcher to study neurodegenerative disorders using iPSC models.
The candidate should have a PhD, experience in Cell/Molecular
Biology, excellent oral and written communication skills, and be
able to work independently. Experience in hESC/iPSC technology and
neuronal development is desirable.
The position is available immediately, with some flexibility.
Individuals who are interested should submit a detailed CV, a brief
statement of interests and relevant skills, the names and contact
details of three references, and a short description of their
doctoral training and future research goals to Dr. Ola Awad, PhD,
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland
School of Medicine, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Qualifications We are looking for an organized, enthusiastic and
motivated new PhD graduate, or postdoc with up to 2 years of
experience. A PhD in Cell and Molecular biology or closely related
area is required. Experience working with primary cell cultures is
essential, as is experience with protein biochemistry and cell
phenotyping. Molecular biology skills, and expertise in the
generation and differentiation of stem cells will also be
The successful candidate will be expected to lead their project,
support and contribute to ongoing research projects, to provide
training and supervision to more junior colleagues (BSc and MSc
students, technicians and PhD students), to generate and prepare
data for presentation and/or publication, and to work in a highly
organized, professional and collaborative manner, both with
internal and external collaborators. Excellent oral and written
communication skills are also required (English fluency-verbal and
For additional questions after application, please email
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qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race,
color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran
status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or
policy. We value diversity and how it enriches our academic and
scientific community and strive toward cultivating an inclusive
environment that supports all employees.
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