Employment Opportunity

Post-doctoral Fellow

North Carolina Central University

Type: Postdoctoral

Primary Research Area: Generation and Action of Reactive Species

Location: Durham, NC, USA

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

Submit CV, Resume or Application By: May 31, 2019


The study will investigate fundamental mechanistic issues in ROS life cycle by using quantum dots/engineered nanoparticles with ESR and Immuno-Spin Trapping method. Candidate for this position should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in the fields of free radical biology and/or chemistry related to human pathological conditions, immunology, and translational medicine. Familiarity in the behavior of nanoparticles, fate and transport, cell culture, and proteomics are also desired. Anticipated routine tasks for this position include, but are not limited to: 1) cell culture, 2) characterization of quantum dots and engineered nanoparticles, 3) In Vitro cell exposure, 4) ELISA with selected groups of proteins using IST method followed by Western blot & Confocal analysis, 5) Data collection/saving and analysis with PI, 6) supervision of students in the lab, 7) presentation and publication of study outcomes with PI, and 8) Biannual Progress reports. Due to the collaborative nature of the project, post-doc for this position may need to communicate with other groups in other institutions including NIEHS.

Recent C.V. and a copy of transcript can be directly emailed to Dr. John Bang (jjbang@nccu.edu) with contact information of two references and one page of personal statement for future plan by May 31, 2019.

For more information, please contact:

Dr. John Bang
1801 Fayetteville St.
Durham, NC 27707
Telephone: 919-530-6569