Postdoctoral Positions in Molecular Genetics

Employer
University of Illinois College of Medicine
Location
Chicago, Illinois
Salary
Competitive salary + benefits
Posted
May 08 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Postdoctoral Research Associate positions are available in the laboratory of Dr. Lester Lau in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. The laboratory studies integrin-mediated signaling in wound healing and injury repair (Nat. Cell Biol. 12:676-685, J. Clin. Invest.  125:1886-1900, Nat. Commun., 6:7386). Current projects focus on tissue regeneration and wound repair in the liver and the intestine.

Highly motivated candidates holding a PhD or MD/PhD degree in molecular biology, biochemistry or cell biology (or a related field) are encouraged to apply. Experience with cell culture, histology, and mouse models is highly desirable. Competitive salary and excellent benefits are available. Interested candidates should send their curriculum vitae, the names of three references, and a cover letter describing research interests and accomplishments to Dr. Lester F. Lau, 900 S. Ashland Ave., M/C 669, Chicago, IL 60607 or E-mail: LFLau@uic.edu. 

University of Illinois College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.