Research Assistant Professor (Faculty) Positions in Lung and Vascular Biology
Multiple scientist positions from Postdoctoral Fellow to Research Assistant Professor are open in the Program for Lung and Vascular Biology at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. The program conducts leading interdisciplinary research in the field of lung and vascular biology focusing on the mechanisms of endothelial barrier dysfunction, endothelial regeneration and vascular repair, and resolution of inflammation in sepsis and acute lung injury, and the pathogenesis of pulmonary vascular remodeling and right heart failure in pulmonary hypertension. We also study how the pulmonary vascular niche regulates pulmonary fibrosis and lung regeneration.
Candidates must have (or expect to receive) a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD degree, and prior publications and be self-motivated. Competitive salary, exceptional research environment, and outstanding mentorship for independent career development are available at Northwestern University. Position title and salary will commensurate with experience. Please send a CV, and a brief statement of research accomplishments (1-2 pages) to Dr. Youyang Zhao, W.G. Swartchild, Jr. Distinguished Professor and Director, Program for Lung and Vascular Biology. (firstname.lastname@example.org).