A postdoctoral research fellow position is available in the laboratory of Hongjun Wang, Ph.D., in the Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). This position involves in studying the roles of heme oxygenase-1 and other molecules in islet biology and transplantation immunology in the settings of type 1 and type 2 diabetes and chronic pancreatitis.
Duties include designing and conducting research within the research field while receiving advanced training from the Principal Investigator to enhance professional skills. Must be able to develop new ideas that promote current research and prepare manuscripts for publications.
A doctoral degree or equivalent (Ph.D. or M.D.) in appropriate field. Experience with basic molecular biology techniques (i.e., cell culture, protein and RNA analysis, animal handling/surgical techniques, etc) is a must, and knowledge on islet biology and transplantation immunology a plus. Must have strong interest in diabetes-related research, determination in pursuing a research career and good scientific writing ability and strong oral communication skills.
MUSC has ranked in the U.S. News & World Report top 20 Hospitals. Its medical School is recognized internationally and this is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate who is willing to dedicate to find a cure for human disease such as chronic pancreatitis and diabetes. Please email CV to eval(unescape('%64%6f%63%75%6d%65%6e%74%2e%77%72%69%74%65%28%27%3c%61%20%68%72%65%66%3d%22%6d%61%69%6c%74%6f%3a%77%61%6e%67%6c%61%62%70%6f%73%74%64%6f%63%40%67%6d%61%69%6c%2e%63%6f%6d%22%3e%77%61%6e%67%6c%61%62%70%6f%73%74%64%6f%63%40%67%6d%61%69%6c%2e%63%6f%6d%3c%2f%61%3e%27%29%3b')).