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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Virginia Winn

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Winn, Virginia
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
The position is for 2+ years (starting late summer or early fall 2019).
Appointment Start Date: 
September 1, 2019
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Qualified candidate should submit the required application materials via email to

The Winn Laboratory within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Stanford University School of Medicine announces as opening for a postdoctoral position. The Winn laboratory focuses on human placental development, preeclampsia pathogenesis, the influence of pregnancy on the vascular and immune systems as well as developing technologies for assessing placental health. Projects in the lab range from basic molecular and cellular mechanistic studies to biomarker discovery and clinical cohort studies utilizing a wide range of technologies with a diverse set of collaborators.

Required Qualifications: 
  • Ph.D or a combined MD and Ph.D
  • Strong publication record
  • Strong background in reproductive biology biology, vascular biology or immunology is desired
  • Experience with tissue culture, flow cytometry, confocal microscopy, transduction, siRNA, CRISPR/Cas9 methods, stem cells/iPCS and omics ideal
Required Application Materials: 
  • CV
  • Contact information for three references


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.