Postdoctoral Training Opportunities

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Advanced Imaging Research Center (AIRC)

Jae Mo Park, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Position in Metabolic Imaging Research
Biochemistry Kosaku Uyeda, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Position Biochemistry
  David Chuang, Ph.D. Targeting Mitochondrial Protein Kinases for Metabolic Diseases  
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 Jian Xu Ph.D. Gene Regulation and Cancer Genomics
Clinical Sciences  Guanghua Xiao, Ph.D. Computational Biology
  Simon Craddock Lee, Ph.D. Healthcare Delivery Research, Multiple Chronic Conditions
Green Center for Reproductive Biology Gary Hon, Ph.D. Single-cell regulatory genomics 
Immunology Nan Yan, Ph.D. Innate Immunity and Glycobiology
Internal Medicine James Brugarolas, M.D., Ph.D. Molecular Mechanisms and Translational Research in Kidney Cancer
  Chen Liu, Ph.D.  Neural Control of Energy Homeostasis
Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research Michael Dellinger, Ph.D. Lymphatic Vasculature
Microbiology Ivan D’Orso, Ph.D. HIV Gene Regulation and Latency
  Ivan D’Orso, Ph.D. Transcriptional Regulation and Cancer Biology
Molecular Biology Jin Jiang, Ph.D. Cell Signaling in Development and Regeneration
  Joshua Mendell, M.D., Ph.D. Postdoctoral Opportunity in RNA and Cancer Biology
  Kathryn O’Donnell, Ph.D. Lung Cancer Pathogenesis
Neurology and Neurotherapeutics Peter Tsai, M.D., Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellowship
Neuroscience Helen Lai, Ph.D. Sensorimotor Systems
  Wei Xu, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellowship in Neuroscience
Obstetrics & Gynecology Xin Liu, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellowship, Chromatin and Nuclear Organization, and Transcriptional Regulation
Ophthalmology John Hulleman, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Researcher in Chemical-Genetic Control of Retinal Signaling
Pathology Srinivas Malladi, Ph.D. Metastasis 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
Pediatric Neurology Berge Minassian, Ph.D. Lafora Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutic Development
Psychiatry Chad Rethorst, Ph.D. Physical Activity Intervention Research
  Jennifer Hughes, Ph.D. Risk and Resilience Network
  Ram Madabhushi, Ph.D. Chromatin Dynamics in Addiction and Neuropsychiatric Disorders
  Takashi Kitamura, Ph.D. Neural Circuits Genetics and Electrophysiology for Learning and Memory
  Steven Shabel, Ph.D. Neuropeptide Function in Animal Models of Depression
Radiation Oncology Medical Physics Faculty Medical Physics and Engineering
  Todd Aguilera, M.D., Ph.D. Tumor immunology
  Puneeth Iyengar, M.D., Ph.D. Molecular Radiation Biology
Radiology Robert F. Mattrey, M.D. Translational Research for Ultrasound Theranostics
  Xiankai Sun Ph.D. Synthetic Chemistry for Molecular Imaging
  Todd Soesbe, Ph.D. Translational Spectral CT Research
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D. Brain Injury in Contact Sport
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D. Imaging Genetics
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D. Deep Learning for Brain Connectomics
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D. Advanced Brain Imaging Pulse Sequence Development
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D. Impact of Diabetes and Heart Disease on the Brain
Urology Jer-Tsong Hsieh, Ph.D. Effect of tumor-derived exosome on the progression of urologic cancers
  James Amatruda, M.D., Ph.D.
Aditya Bagrodia, M.D.
Investigation of tumorigenesis and treatment response in germ cell tumors