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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Mark Nicolls

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Nicolls, Mark
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Pulmonary & Critical Care Med
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
This is a Postdoctoral appointment with the possibility of extension to a maximum of 5 years. Eligible candidates are those who have been awarded a PhD at time of hire date.
Appointment Start Date: 
Immediate
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Please required materials directly to Dr. Amy Tian (amytian@stanford.edu).

Dr. Mark Nicolls lab at Stanford University is seeking a dedicated and hardworking Postdoctoral Researcher to conduct research in the fields of transplant immunology and vascular biology. You will actively participate in research: (1) to study the contribution of vasculature in alloimmunity mediated transplant rejection and (2) to investigate the transcriptional regulation of hypoxia-inducible factors in lymphatic endothelial cells. This position is in the Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division.
 
In this role you will:
• Conduct translational research using tools in immunology, vascular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, and genetics.
• Employ transgenic animal models to understand the basic mechanisms of alloimmunity in transplant rejection
• Employ cutting edge omics approaches (e.g., scRNAseq, ChIP-seq, bulk RNA-seq, ATACseq and etc.) to study hypoxia-mediated signaling in vasculature.
• Regularly interact with a broad spectrum of computational and experimental scientists internally and externally to the laboratory.
• Develop research plans, generate results, publish peer-reviewed papers, and present results at external conferences, seminars, and/or technical meeting.
• Work with other scientists to write proposals and expand our program into new areas aligned with your expertise and interests.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
 
Position Information:
This is a Postdoctoral appointment with the possibility of extension to a maximum of 5 years. Eligible candidates are those who have been awarded a PhD at time of hire date.
 

Required Qualifications: 

• Ph.D. in Immunology, Genetics, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, or a relevant field.
• Experience and knowledge in protein biochemistry, molecular biology, and/or genetics.
• Ability to develop independent research projects as demonstrated through publication of peer-reviewed literature.
• Proficient verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment and present and explain technical information.

Required Application Materials: 
  • CV
  • Cover letter

 

Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.