Medicine/Cardiology, Duke University

Position ID:Duke-Medicine/Cardiology-POSTDOC [#10443]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27710, United States [map]
Subject Area: Cardiovascular Research
Appl Deadline:2018/01/08 (posted 2017/11/09, listed until 2018/05/09)
Position Description:    

We are seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Associate to join our dynamic research program on cardiovascular regenerative medicine. Specifically, we are looking for a postdoctoral scientist interested in expanding and strengthening our two main research areas: (1) cardiac reprogramming by miRNAs; and (2) regenerating the heart through the use of novel stem cell-derived factors. Competitive candidates will have earned a PhD and/or an MD degree within the last 5 years, and must possess excellent skills in cell & molecular biology, mouse genetics, cell signaling and biochemistry. A background in stem cell and regenerative biology-related fields is highly desirable. Duke University is an excellent institution with world-class research programs; the environment is diverse and multicultural. Postdoctoral scientists have access to cutting-edge technologies and the opportunity exists for collaborations with outstanding investigators. Salary is commensurate with experience and based on current NIH guidelines. Please address all inquiries to Dr. Victor Dzau (care of rosalyn.fletcher@duke.edu or conrad.hodgkinson@duke.edu). Applications should include a cover letter, CV, and the names and email addresses of three references with whom you have recently worked.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

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