NIH Postdoctoral Research, Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (US)
Salary
Research projects are fully funded by the National Institute of Health.
Posted
June 03 2019
Ref
UPEN-492
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

NIH Postdoctoral Research,

Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Postdoc fellowship position available in Nanomedicine, Drug Delivery and Auditory Neuroscience directed by Professor Daqing Li, MD at the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine. The ongoing research projects are fully funded by the National Institute of Health/National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorder NIDCD) and have strong translational applications. Based on our unique targeted inner ear nano delivery system, the research will be collaborating with Bioengineering, at School of Engineering and Chemistry, at School of Art and Science to develop novel noninvasive approaches to treat inner ear diseases with hearing loss. The Perelman School of Medicine is currently ranked #3 by US News and #5 by NIH funding.

Successful postdoc candidates must hold a PhD or MD/PhD in the field of biomedical engineering, polymer chemistry, biomaterials, nanomedicine including designing, fabricating and characterizing nanoparticles, drug delivery, auditory neuroscience and other related biomedical research. The position requires self-motivated and driven candidates and will be paid according to the 2019 NIH postdoc pay scale. Applicants should be able to work both independently and as part of a collaborative research team. 

To apply, interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references to:

           Daqing Li, MD, Professor and Attending Physician

           Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

           University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

           Email: lidaqing@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

           Tel: 215-615-0854

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/ Women/ Individuals with disabilities/ Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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