Postdoctoral Training Opportunities

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Advanced Imaging Research Center

Eunsook S. Jin, Ph.D. Intermediary Metabolism In Vivo 

Kosaku Uyeda, Ph.D. Glucose Signaling in Lipogenesis
Yonghao Yu, Ph,D, Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics/Cancer Biology

Cell Biology

Saikat Mukhopadhyay, M.D., Ph.D.  Primary Cilia Development & Disease


Richard Wang, M.D., Ph.D. Pathogenesis of Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

Developmental Biology

James Brugarolas, M.D., Ph.D. Molecular Mechanism and Translational Research in Kidney Disease

James Brugarolas, M.D., Ph.D. Bioinformatics, Genomics and Personalized Medicine in Kidney Disease
Endocrinology Jeffrey Zigman, M.D., Ph.D. Ghrelin as an Endogenous Anti-Depressant
Microbiology Michael V. Norgard, Ph.D. Bacterial Gene Regulation and Lyme Disease Pathogenesis
Molecular Biology Joachim Herz, M.D. Neurodegeneration Research 
Vincent Tagliabracci, Ph.D. Secreted Kinases in Human Health and Disease
Jenna Jewell, Ph.D. Nutrient Control of Cell Growth through mTORC1
Chun-Li Zhang, Ph.D. Neural Regeneration Post Spinal Cord or Brain Injuries
Molecular Genetics Luke Engelking, Ph.D. The Gastrointestinal Tract & the Control of Metabolism
Neurology Amyn Habib, M.D. Cancer Biology and Signal Transduction
Peter Tsai, M.D., Ph.D. Neuronal Circuits in Autism
Obstetrics and Gynecology W. Lee Kraus, Ph.D. Signaling & Gene Regulation
Yunsun Nam, Ph.D.  Biochemical and Biophysical investigation of RNA-mediated Gene Regulation
W. Lee Kraus, Ph.D. Gene Regulation
Ophthalmology Danielle M. Robertson, O.D., Ph.D. Corneal Epithelial Cell & Molecular Biology
John Hulleman, Ph.D. Cellular Mechanisms of Ocular Disease                  
Pathology Erik Knudsen, Ph.D.  Pancreatic and Liver Cancer Research
James Malter, M.D. Neurodegenerative, Immunity and Allergic Disease
Pediatrics Andrew Feranchak, M.D. Ion Channels involved in Liver Transport
Stephen Skapek, M.D.  Role of Tumor Suppressors in Cancer & Developmental Biology
Matt Wolf, Ph.D. Renal Electrolyte Regulation
Radiation Oncology Puneeth Iyengar, M.D., Ph.D. Cancer Cachexia
Steve Jiang, Ph.D. Cancer Radiotherapy
Ken Westover, M.D., Ph.D. Small Molecule Inhibitors for Cancer Therapy
Surgery Qun Sophia Zang, Ph.D. Cardiac Dysfunction and Autophagy
Surgical Oncology Michael Dellinger, Ph.D. Lymphatic Vasculature, Human Lymphatic Disease