Postdoctoral Training Opportunities

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Advanced Imaging Research Center (AIRC) Ian Corbin, Ph.D. Nanomedicine Based Therapeutics and Diagnostics
Biochemistry Yonghao Yu, Ph.D. Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics/Cancer Biology/Immunology
Bioinformatics Gaudenz Daunser, Ph.D. 3D Functional Assay Drug Discovery
Cell Biology Saikat Mukhopadhyay, M.D., Ph.D. Primary Cilia, Developmental Diseases, and Cancer
Center for Alzheimer's and Neurodegenerative Diseases Lukasz Joachimiak, Ph.D. Structural Biology of Chaperones
Children's Research Institute Hao Zhu, M.D. Genetics of Liver Cancer and Regeneration
Clinical Sciences Lindsay Cowell, Ph.D. Biomedical Informatics 
Green Center for Systems Biology Milo Lin, Ph.D. Molecular Simulation and Statistical Mechanical Modeling
Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Michael Dellinger, Ph.D. Molecular Mechanisms Controlling Lymphangiogenesis
Hypothalamic Research Jeffrey Zigman, M.D., Ph.D. Ghrelin's Role in Metabolic and Mood Disorders
Immunology David Farrar, Ph.D. Neural Signaling in Immune Responses to Pathogen Infections
Infectious Diseases Michael Shiloh, M.D., Ph.D. Mucosal, Innate, and Adaptive Immunity
Microbiology Ivan D'Orso, Ph.D.
Elisabeth Martinez, Ph.D.
Transcriptional Regulation and Epigenetics Research
Molecular Biology Jenna Jewell, Ph.D. Nutrient Control of mTORC1 and Cell Growth
  Jin Jiang, Ph.D. Cell Signaling in Development and Regeneration
  Kim Orth, Ph.D. Host-Pathogen Interactions
  Joshua Mendell, M.D., Ph.D. Postdoctoral Opportunity in RNA and Cancer Biology
  Kathryn O’Donnell, Ph.D. Lung Cancer Pathogenesis
Neurology Peter Tsai, M.D., Ph.D. Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Neuroscience Helen Lai, Ph.D. Sensorimotor Systems
Ob/Gyn – Green Center for Reproductive Biology Sciences Mala Mahendroo, Ph.D. Reproductive Biology
  Lee Kraus, Ph.D. Gene Regulation
Pathology Srinivas Malladi Metastasis Research
  Hasan Zaki, Ph.D. Inflammation and Cancer Research
  Yingfei Wang, Ph.D. Neuronal Cell Death in Brain Injury
  Esra Akbay, Ph.D. Tumor Microenvironment and Immunotherapy in Lung Cancer
  Weibo Luo, Ph.D. Gene Regulation and Cancer Biology
Pediatrics Stephen Skapek, Ph.D. Studies at the Intersection of Cancer and Developmental Biology
Pediatric Neurology Berge Minassian, M.D. Lafora Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutic Development
Pharmacology Elisabeth Martinez, Ph.D. Cancer Epigenetics
Psychiatry Chad Rethorst, Ph.D. Physical Activity Intervention Research
  Jennifer Hughes, Ph.D. Risk and Resilience Network
Pulmonary and Critical Care Connie Hsia, M.D. Lung Growth and Remodeling
Radiation Oncology Asaithamby Aroumougame, Ph.D. Werner Syndrome and DNA Damage Response Signaling
  Medical Physics Faculty Medical Physics and Engineering
Radiology Joseph Maldjian, M.D.
Albert Montillo, Ph.D.
Brain Injury in Contact Sports
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D.
Albert Montillo, Ph.D.
Deep Learning for Neuroimaging
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D.
Albert Montillo, Ph.D.
Imaging Genetics 
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D.
Albert Montillo, Ph.D.
Impact of Diabetes and Heart Disease on the Brain
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D.
Albert Montillo, Ph.D.
Advanced MRI Pulse Sequence Development 
  Xiankai Sun, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow of Synthetic Chemistry for Molecular Imaging
Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center David A. Boothman, Ph.D. Examining tumor-selective metabolism and antitumor effects of PARP Inhibitors + Novel NQO1 Bioactivatable Drugs
  Cheng-Ming Chiang, Ph.D. Chromatin Transcriptional Regulation