Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Inflammation Biology

Posted Date:

Position Description

The laboratory of Dr. Yohannes Ghebre, Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio), is seeking motivated postdoctoral candidates to help study the molecular basis of tissue inflammation and fibrosis in vitro and in vivo.  Accordingly, we are recruiting talented postdocs with expertise in molecular, cellular and preclinical studies. 

The major responsibilities of the position include performing: 1) molecular and cell culture studies; 2) in vivo experiments in mouse models of tissue inflammation and fibrosis, and 3) developing new protocols, analyzing data and troubleshooting.  

The candidate is expected to generate impactful work that has the potential to be published in top-tier journals, and presented at local, national, and international research meetings.

UT Health San Antonio has vibrant and flourishing research enterprise that has multiple opportunities for career development, career advancement, mentoring, and individualized training. San Antonio is one of the fastest growing cities and is located at the edge of the beautiful Texas Hill County. San Antonio offers a rich, multi-cultural community, affordable cost of living, excellent weather, and a thriving biomedical industry.

Position Requirements

Applicants should have a PhD or equivalent degree in relevant discipline. Successful candidates will have demonstrated record of careful experimental methods, critical thinking, independent learning, and excellent written and oral communication skills.

How to Apply

Applicants should send a CV, brief research statement and the names and contact information of three references to:

All postdoctoral appointments are designated as security sensitive positions. UT Health San Antonio is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. It is our policy to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.