Postdoctoral fellow Position at the University of Georgia

Location
University of Georgia, Athens
Salary
Salary+benefit depending on the experience
Posted
August 16 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Postdoc

Postdoctoral Position at the University of Georgia

Project

We are recruiting outstanding, ambitious postdoctoral candidates with a strong background in cell biology, biochemistry, and genetics to join the lab. The projects will focus on developing pharmacological and biotechnological approaches to target cancers and infectious diseases including SARS-CoV-2 mediated infection. 

Some background of my research can be found in the following publications/link:

  1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5854285/
  2. https://cancercommunity.nature.com/posts/fatty-acid-metabolism-and-prostate-cancer-following-the-science-to-where-it-leads-us
  3. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29038344/
  4. https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/es/detail.jsf?docId=WO2020206072&tab=PCTBIBLIO

Qualifications required

A PhD in biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, cancer biology, or a similar field is required. Previous research experience in animal study is essential. An excellent publication record along with advanced experience in extracellular vesicles (or exosomes), viral research, and/or CRISPR research field will be considered distinct advantages. Other experience in generating/characterizing mouse models, multi-color flow cytometry, and retroviral transduction would also be an advantage. Applicants should email his/her CV and the contact information of three references (including their present and previous mentors) to:

Houjian Cai, PhD

Associate Professor, 

Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences

University of Georgia College of Pharmacy

450 Pharmacy South

Athens, GA 30602-2352

Email: postdoc.uga.cailab@gmail.com