Post Doctoral Fellow- Bone Engineering - (180001CN)
Position Title: Postdoctoral position: Stem cell applications in Bone Bioengineering
Position Description: A postdoctoral fellow position is available immediately in the Zalzman Laboratory, at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and the Center for Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is a research-intensive department, which is routinely ranked at the top 15% in the United States.
The Zalzman laboratory studies novel mechanisms governing cellular lifespan. The project goal of this fellowship position is to restore the potential of aged adult stem cells in order to generate bone grafts suitable for the treatment of degenerative bone diseases and bone reconstructive surgeries . The position will also involve collaboration with other laboratories in University of Maryland.
We seek outstanding researchers with Ph.D. in bioengineering or the relevant experience in the biomedical field. Candidates with experience in 3D printing with biomaterials and bioreactors are strongly preferred. Candidates must have interest in bone bioengineering, stem cell research, molecular biology or related field with a strong publication record in these areas. A thorough knowledge of the English language with good writing and oral communication skills are required as well as the ability to work both independently and within a multidisciplinary team.
Interested candidates should send a CV, a brief statement of research interests, and contact information for three references. Please send the application as a single PDF by email to Dr. Michal Zalzman email@example.com . Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Employer Name: University of Maryland School of Medicine
The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Ph.D. in bioengineering or the relevant experience in the biomedical field. Candidates with experience in 3D printing with biomaterials and bioreactors are strongly preferred. Candidates must have interest in bone bioengineering, stem cell research, molecular biology or related field with a strong publication record in these areas
Job: Postdoctoral Fellows
Organization: School of Medicine - Basic Science Departments
Job Posting: Oct 1, 2018
Internal Number: 104101
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
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