Employment Opporunity

Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Iowa

Type: Postdoctoral

Primary Research Area: Cardiovascular Diseases

Location: Iowa City, Iowa, United States

Salary Range: $40,001 - $50,000

Submit CV, Resume or Application By: October 1, 2017

Description

We are looking for a motivated postdoctoral fellow who is interested in exploring the effect of radiation treatment onto the vascular system. This project involves building an in vivo animal model to image microvessel structure and function and then, testing genetic models and pharmacological agents to prevent or mitigate the radiation vasculopathy.

Requirements:
Experience with
*ENDOTHELIAL CELL ISOLATION AND CULTURE
*CELL BIOLOGY, FUNCTIONAL ASSAYS AND PROTEIN ANALYSIS
*WORK WITH GENETIC MOUSE LINES
*REDOX OR RADIATION BIOLOGY
*ATTENTION TO DETAIL
UNDERSTANDING OF VASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY

Desired Qualifications:
*COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY
*ADVANCED EXPERIENCE WITH SCIENTIFIC WRITING
STRONG WORK ETHIC AND ENTHUSIASM
ABILITY TO WORK IN A MULTI-INVESTIGATOR GROUP

For more information, please contact:

Isabella Grumbach, MD, PhD
University of Iowa, 169 Newton Road 4336 PBDB
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
United States
isabella-grumbach@uiowa.edu
https://grumbach.lab.uiowa.edu/