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POSTDOC in Immune Engineering / Biomaterials / Drug delivery at Univ. of Michigan

Posted by: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Posted date: Jun-12-2016

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Postdoctoral positions are available in Moon Lab (http://www.umich.edu/~moonlab) at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor on (1) development of novel technologies at the interface of immunology and engineering, (2) design and development of drug candidates for enhancing immune functions against cancer and infectious diseases using advanced in vitro and in vivo high-throughput methods, and (3) translational research using nanotechnology, biomaterials, drug delivery, cell and tissue engineering to detect and manipulate immune responses in vivo.

We use a variety of methods including nanomaterials, polymer and scaffold synthesis, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, advanced microscopy, and whole animal in vivo imaging. Successful candidates will have a strong publication history with at least 2 first-authored publications, and Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutical sciences, biomedical/chemical engineering, and/or immunology. Good communication skills and willingness to work in a highly multidisciplinary team with other engineers, bioengineers, pharmaceutical scientists, and immunologists are required. 

Candidates should send 1) a cover letter, 2) CV, 3) list of 3 references, and 4) two first-authored papers. The cover letter should state the candidate’s prior research experience, expectations for the position, future career goal, salary expectations, and preferred start date. Please E-mail the application as a single PDF file to Professor James Moon (moonjj(at)umich.edu).

Job Title POSTDOC in Immune Engineering / Biomaterials / Drug delivery at Univ. of Michigan
Post Details
Email moonjj(at)umich.edu
Employer's Website www.umich.edu
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Nanotechnology
Job Classification Job Classification -> Postdoctoral Researcher
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Ann Arbor, MI
Key Words vaccine, immunotherapy, cancer, nanoparticle
Start Date 9/1/2016