A postdoctoral position will be available on a long standing (23 years) NIH/NHLBI Training Grant (T32) in the laboratory of Dr. Robert Levy as of January 2022. The program offers research training in cardiovascular research with a special emphasis on heart valve disease, and related mechanisms affecting biomaterials used in prosthetic heart valves, the associated immune response, serotonin receptor mechanisms and platelet interactions. PhD; MD; MD-PhD Candidates with both an interest and experience in basic cardiovascular research should apply. Applicants with specific expertise in such fields as cell and molecular biology, biomaterials, bioengineering, immunology, pharmaceutics, and pharmacology are strongly encouraged to apply. Competitive salary & full benefits.
In accordance with the guidelines set forth by the NIH Kirschstein-NRSA training program; eligible candidates must be U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents.
Please send a cover letter, CV, names and email addresses of 3 references to:
Dr. Robert Levy
Director of Cardiology Research, and
William J Rashkind Chair in Pediatric Cardiology
Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Systems Pharmacology
The Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Abramson Research Center Suite 702
3615 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104