Postoctoral Associate

Birmingham, Alabama (US)
July 27 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

A NIH-funded lab at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), is inviting application for a postdoctoral position in pluripotent stem cells and regenerative medicine.

The incumbent will study the molecular mechanisms of cellular reprogramming, and molecular regulation of pluripotency (Nature Communications, 10.1038/ncomms10869; Cell Reports, 10.1016/j.celrep.2016.08.060; Stem Cells and Development, 10.1089/scd.2015.0321, 10.1089/scd.2013.0620, 10.1089/scd.2013.0621; Blood, 10.1182/blood-2010-07-298331; Science, 10.1126/science.1172482).

Strong background in molecular biology, biochemistry and cell biology is required. Experience in stem cell biology or iPSC reprogramming is preferred but not necessary. Applicants should have a recent PhD/MD degree in biological or medical sciences with at least one first-author publication in respected professional journals. For more information of our research, please visit our website:

UAB is one of the major research universities for NIH projects with strong infrastructure for medical science. We provide standard NIH postdoctoral compensation plus fringe benefits. Interested scientists should send current CV along with contact information of three professional references to Dr Kejin Hu at