A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep, and Occupational Medicine in the Department of Medicine. Pulmonary hypertension associated with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (PH-HFpEF) is the most common cause of PH worldwide, however, no approved specific medication for PH-HFpEF is available at present. Our group is interested in (1) evaluating potential therapies for the treatment of PH-HFpEF and (2) exploring potential mechanisms, with a specific focus on skeletal muscle-lung vasculature crosstalk, in PH-HFpEF.
The Indiana University School of Medicine https://medicine.iu.edu/ is the largest medical school in the US and is annually ranked among the top medical schools in the US by US News & World Report. Please visit http://medicine.iupui.edu for additional information about the Department of Medicine.
Indiana University is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. Candidates must be sensitive to the needs of and possess an interest in working in an academic community that is diverse with regard to gender, race, color, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation or identity, disability status, protected veteran status, and religion. Indiana University is a provider of ADA services.
A Postdoctoral position is immediately available for highly motivated candidate with a background in molecular biology, cancer biology, or related fields.
Good verbal and written communication skills are required.
Enthusiasm for science, willingness to think beyond established concepts, creativity with analytical thinking, and ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary team are desired.
The postdoc is expected to provide scientific expertise and skills in various research projects including tissue/cell culture, small animal models, and human sample.
Excellent opportunities for publication, attending scientific meetings, collaborative networking, and career development.
Department Contact for Questions:
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OAA #: IUSM005442016
Internal Number: 7515
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Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.