A postdoctoral fellow position is available immediately at the
University of Maryland School of Dentistry. We are seeking for an
enthusiastic and highly motivated scientist to join the NIH funded
research programs studying molecular genetics and
immunoinflammatory responses in periodontal disease/regeneration
and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). The candidate will have
access to cutting-edge cell culture, animal, and patient-based
models of periodontal disease and IBD.
The successful candidate will benefit from ongoing collaborations
with NIH and Johns Hopkins University on a wide range of basic
science and translational research, as well as vibrant community of
interactive research labs at the University of Maryland. Available
position has a comprehensive career development and training
opportunities in preparation for a successful independent career in
academia or industry.
How to Apply
- Conduct rigorous and original science
- Independently design, perform, and interpret experiments
- Publish high quality, peer-reviewed research
- Participate in grant writing
- Supervise research trainees and/or technicians
: The position will remain open until filled.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter including research
accomplishments and career goals (1-2 pages), curriculum vitae, and
the contact information of three references to email@example.com.
Salary and Benefits
: The postdoc candidate will be offered
competitive salary and fringe benefits as per University of
Maryland policy and NIH guidelines (
). The appointment may be renewed dependent upon satisfactory
performance and continued funding.
Vivek Thumbigere Math, BDS, PhD Assistant Professor
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology Division of
650 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 Phone:
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- DDS and/or Ph.D. in a relevant field and have training in,
microbiology, immunology, and/or bone biology.
- Experience in microbial genomics, anti-microbial host
defense, flow cytometry, cell culture and tissue engineering,
osteoclast assays, mouse work including survival surgeries,
histology/immunohistochemistry, skeletal physiology, and bone
- Candidates with experience in oral and gut
microbiology/immunology, flow cytometry, next generation
sequencing, bioinformatics, and micro-CT will receive special
- A strong publication track record with excellent written and
verbal communication skills.
- Internal drive to reach the next career level with a team
- Prepared to collaborate on multidisciplinary research