Postdoctoral Training Opportunities

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Advanced Imaging Research Center Eric Berglund, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow to Study Glucagon Action in Diabetes

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Thomas Floyd, M.D. Hypoxia and Memory in Aging
Bioinformatics Daehwan Kim, Ph.D. Computational Genomics
  Satwik Rajaram, Ph.D. Machine Learning for Tumor Pathology
Biophysics Khuloud Jaqaman, Ph.D. Single-molecule analysis of mechanics-signaling crosstalk/Postdoctoral Researcher
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
Center for Genetics of Host Defense Qinghua Liu, Ph.D. Research Toward the Mystery of Sleep
Children's Research Institute Michail Agathokleous, Ph.D. Hematopoietic Stem Cell and Cancer Metabolism
Clinical Sciences Song Zhang, Ph.D. Design methodologies for Pragmatic Clinical Trials with Patient-Centered Outcomes
Dermatology Richard C. Wang, M.D., Ph.D. Cancer Biology in the Skin
Immunology Zhenyu Zhong, Ph.D. Inflammation, homeostasis and disease
  Nan Yan, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Position in Innate Immunity, Autoimmune Disease and Cancer
  Nan Yan, Ph.D. Innate Immunity and Glycobiology
Internal Medicine Dwight Towler, M.D., Ph.D. Cystic Fibrosis Related Bone Disease
  Michael Shiloh, M.D., Ph.D. Neuroimmunology, Mucosal Immunity and Adaptive Immunity
  Chen Liu, Ph.D. Neural Control of Energy Homeostasis
  Pradeep P.A. Mammen, M.D. Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Cardiac and Skeletal Muscle Myopathies
  Emre Erol Turer, M.D., Ph.D. Murine Models of Intestinal Inflammation
Microbiology Don Gammon, Ph.D. Virus-Host Interactions
Molecular Biology Jenna L. Jewell, Ph.D. Glutamine Sensing and Cancer Biology
  Ping Mu, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Position in Molecular Mechanisms and Translational Research in Prostate Cancer
  Chun-Li Zhang, Ph.D. Neural Reprogramming and Regeneration
  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
Nephrology Vishal Patel, M.D. Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Nephrology
Nephrology Sarah Huen, M.D., Ph.D. Renal Metabolism and Inflammation
Neurology and Neurotherapeutics Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D. Postdoctoral position in synaptic electrophysiology
  Peter Tsai, M.D., Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellowship
Neuroscience Kimberly Huber, Ph.D., and Jay Gibson, Ph.D. Synapse/Circuit Regulation by Autism Genes
  Helen Lai, Ph.D. Sensorimotor Systems
Neurosurgery Bradley Lega, Ph.D. Electrophysiology of Human Memory
Obstetrics & Gynecology Laura Banaszynski, Ph.D. Epigenetic Regulation in Early Development and Stem Cell Biology
  Mala Mahendroo, Ph.D. Matrix Biology and Reproduction
Ophthalmology V. Vinod Mootha, M.D. Genetics of Eye Disease
  Igor Butovich, Ph.D. Genomics, Proteomics, and Metabolomics of the Eye and Adnexa
  John Hulleman, Ph.D. Ocular Extracellular Matrix Research
Pathology Srinivas Malladi, Ph.D. Metastasis Research
  Yingfei Wang, Ph.D. DNA Damage and Cell Death Research
  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
  Robert Kinney, Ph.D. Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care Mood Disorder Network
Psychiatry Saïd Kourrich, Ph.D. Trafficking of ion channels in drug addiction
  Jennifer Hughes, Ph.D. Risk and Resilience Network
  Ram Madabhushi, Ph.D. Chromatin Dynamics in Addiction and Neuropsychiatric Disorders
Radiation Oncology Yiping Shao, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow in PET image data correction/reconstruction/analysis
  Guo-Min Li, Ph.D. DNA repair in Cancer
  Medical Physics Faculty Medical Physics and Engineering
  Puneeth Iyengar, M.D., Ph.D. Molecular Radiation Biology
Radiology Todd C. Soesbe, Ph.D. Translational Spectral CT Research
  Ananth Madhuranthakam, Ph.D. Quantitative MR Imaging
  Ivan Pedrosa, M.D. Deep Learning in Radiology – Body MRI
  Xiankai Sun Ph.D. Synthetic Chemistry for Molecular Imaging
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D. Brain Injury in Contact Sport
  Joseph Maldjian, M.D. Multi-parametric Tumor Quantification
Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center Carlos Arteaga, M.D. Translational Research in Breast Cancer
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