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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Nidhi Bhutani

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Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Bhutani, Nidhi
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Orthopedic Surgery
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

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The Bhutani Lab ( in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Stanford School of Medicine has 2 immediate openings for highly creative and motivated postdoctoral fellows with a broad interest in Stem cell biology, tissue regeneration, aging and inflammation. We are a multidisciplinary group with research expertise in stem cells, epigenomics, single cell proteomics (CyTOF) and bioengineering approaches. Our research projects are focused on studying epigenetic regulation of inflammation and aging and for understanding stem cell function in tissue growth and regeneration as reflected in our recent publications (Smeriglio et al, Science Translational Medicine, 2020; Grandi et al. Science Advances 2020; Sahu et al, Advanced Healthcare Materials 2021; Agarwal et al, 2021 Nature Biomedical Engineering (in press)). Another focus area is tissue engineering and generation of biomimetic 3D tissue models that reflect the endogenous in vivo complexity.
We are located at the Biomedical Innovations Building at 240, Pasteur Drive, Stanford.

Required Qualifications: 
  • Applicants must be PhD (cell, molecular or stem cell biology, bioengineering or bioinformatics) with proven productivity.
  • Excellent cell and molecular biology skills preferred.
  • Experience with human induced iPSC or single cell techniques and bioinformatic analyses is a plus.
  • Overall, we value a passion for learning and scientific discovery and a positive attitude the most!
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.