Postdoctoral fellow / Research associate: Glycobiology LC-MS Mucosal immunology gut microbiota

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Kettering Labs
Cincinnati, Ohio
~$50,000 USD plus benefits
August 02 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Postdoctoral position

Department of Environmental and Public Health Sciences

College of Medicine

University of Cincinnati

Job summary: Research position in glycobiology / mass spectrometry at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. The laboratory uses a new Agilent QQQ for LC-MS analysis of bioactive carbohydrates.  Stable six years of funding for research on oligosaccharides that influence infection by SARS 2 CoV19, influenza, and other common respiratory pathogens of infants and children. Research will involve mucosal immunology, pro-inflammatory signaling, and aspects of the intestinal microbiota. The successful applicant will be part of a collaborative team, and is expected to participate in activities that will lead to professional growth. Cincinnati is a vibrant city with affordable housing and low cost of living, with an internationally oriented  multicultural community. Good schools and world-class cultural activities provide an excellent backdrop from which to engage in cutting-edge research.