Postdoctoral Trainee

Chapel Hill, North Carolina (US)
Dependent on experience
November 16 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

Join an interdisciplinary postdoctoral fellowship program at UNC Chapel Hill, in basic and translational aspects of genetics, molecular biology, immunology, microbiology, pathophysiology and treatment of liver and gastrointestinal tract disorders. Program goals are to attract Ph.D., M.D. and DVM postdoctoral trainees to these fields and to provide training in state-of-the-art research techniques. Fellowships are for one year, with a potential second year of support dependent on successful renewal of our competitive T32 grant renewal, and are funded by an NIH (NIDDK) Institutional Training Grant (T32). Specific mentors and areas of interest can be found at

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran. 

Applicants must be a citizen or a noncitizen national of the United States or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment.

Interested persons should submit: CV, one page description of a research project, half page prior research experience, half page explanation of career goals, a mentor’s statement and NIH biosketch via Three letters of reference are required and should be emailed to Balfour Sartor at and Annie Zakaria at The deadline for receipt of applications is Jan. 15, 2019.

Further details of research activities can be provided upon request by emailing Balfour Sartor at and Annie Zakaria at