The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center (Omaha), seeks a postdoctoral research associate for studies focusing on oxidative stress and inflammation in cardiovascular disease.
A postdoctoral research associate position is available in the lab of Dr. Daniel Anderson. Dr. Anderson’s laboratory utilizes in vitro and in vivo models to apply immunologic, molecular, cellular, and biochemical approaches to identify mechanism by which oxidative stress and inflammation contribute to cardiovascular disease. The project for this postdoctoral opportunity will include further development and characterization of novel in vivo models of chronic inflammatory disease.
A candidate with a strong background in immunology, biochemistry, cell and tissue culture are highly desired. Successful candidates should have a good publication record, demonstrate excellent communication skills and be independent, enthusiastic and responsible. Online applications are being taken at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/52344. A current curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing research experience and interests and listing three references are requested. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Background in immunology, biochemistry, cell and tissue culture
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