Nephrology Postdoctoral Fellow

Posted Date: 
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Department: 
Medicine
Position Description: 

Postdoctoral Fellow for the laboratories of Dr. Kumar Sharma, Chief of Nephrology
The Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine has an opening for a full-time postdoctoral fellow. The position will be available in Dr. Sharma’s lab and the successful candidate will investigate diabetic complications using cell biology, biochemistry, bioinformatics, metabolomics and mass spectrometry imaging technologies.

Research
We will focus on following areas: 1) spatial metabolomics and imaging mass spectrometry in diabetic kidney disease (DKD); 2) metabolomics and systems biology approaches applications in the understanding of DKD; and 3) identifying biomarkers for DKD.

Position Requirements: 

We are looking for highly motivated, talented and enthusiastic individuals. The candidate should have excellent communication skills, and be self-motivated, a quick-learner, and importantly a team player. Candidates require any research background in biology, biochemistry, cell and molecular biology and additional skills in metabolomics or bioinformatics is a plus. Minimum requirements are PhD, MD/PhD, or MD. with experiences of research.

How to Apply: 

Please send following documents as combined single PDF to Paul Begnoche, Manager, Finance & Administration, begnoche@uthscsa.edu
1. CV including education list, publication list and at least two names and email addresses of references.
2. Summary of previous and current research and future plan (1-2 pages)

Contact Name: 
Paul Begnoche
Contact Email: 
Deadline to Apply: 
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Job Number: 
140

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