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Postdoctoral Training Opportunities

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Department/CenterPITitle
Advanced Imaging Research Center (AIRC) Jae Mo Park, Ph.D. Metabolic Neuroimaging Research
Anesthesiology and Pain Management David R. Busch, Ph.D. Non- and minimally-invasive diffuse optical tissue monitoring
Bioinformatics Jian Zhou, Ph.D.Jian Xu, Ph.D.  Gene Regulation, Computational Biology and Machine Learning​​
  Jian Zhou, Ph.D. Computational Biology
  Khuloud Jaqaman, Ph.D. Derivation of in situ molecular interactions using single-molecule data
  Jarett Berry, M.D. High-Field (7T) Skeletal Muscle MR Spectroscopy​
  Hesham Sadek, M.D., Ph.D. CRISPR-Mediated Genome editing in cardiomyopathy
Cell Biology Konstantin Doubrovinski, Ph.D. Fluid-structure modeling for simulating embryonic development
  Saikat Mukhopadhyay, M.D., Ph.D. Cilia, Development Diseases, and Cancer
  Lily Huang, Ph.D. Hematopoiesis and Leukemia
  Denise K. Marciano, M.D., Ph.D. Cell and Developmental Biology of the Kidney
Center for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases Rachel Bailey, Ph.D. Gene Therapy Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Center for the Genetics of Host Defense Zhao Zhang, Ph.D. Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Diseases
Children’s Research Institute Michalis Agathocleous, Ph.D. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Metabolism
  Tamia A. Harris-Tryon, M.D., Ph.D. Skin Microbiome and Innate Immunity
  Lu Q. Le, M.D., Ph.D. Cancer Biology and Stem Cell Biology
Green Center for Reproductive Biology Jin Chen, Ph.D.

Translational Control and Functional Genomics

  Laura Banaszynski, Ph.D.

Epigenetics and Stem Cell Biology

  W. Lee Kraus, Ph.D. & Yunsun Nam, Ph.D.

Structural Biology and Biochemistry of Gene Regulation

  W. Lee Kraus, Ph.D. & Xin Liu, Ph.D.

Structural Biology and Biochemistry of Gene Regulation

  W. Lee Kraus, Ph.D.

Molecular Mechanisms, Computational Genomics, Mouse Genetic Models, RNA Biology and Noncoding RNAs, Protein Structure, Translational/Clinical

  Yunsun Nam, Ph.D. RNA biochemistry and Structural Biology
Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research James Kim., M.D., Ph.D. Developmental Pathways in Lung Cancer Biology
Immunology Zhenyu Zhong, Ph.D. Inflammation, homeostasis, and disease
Internal Medicine Sangeetha Reddy, M.D., M.S.C.I.

Breast Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy

  Ravikanth Maddipati, M.D.

Molecular Mechanisms of Metastasis, Therapy Resistance, and Tumor Evolution in Pancreatic Cancer

  Hans-Christian Reinecker, M.D. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases and Tumor Immunology
  Stephen Chung, M.D. Hematopoiesis, Leukemia, and Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes
  Kevin Williams, Ph.D. Exercise-induced Synaptic Plasticity
  Chen Liu, Ph.D. Neural Control of Energy Homeostasis
Microbiology Iván D’Orso, Ph.D. Virology, Immunology and Genomics
  Iván D’Orso, Ph.D. Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology
Molecular Biology Elizabeth Chen, Ph.D. Cell Fusion in Development and Regeneration
  Kathryn A. O’Donnell, Ph.D. Lung Cancer Pathogenesis
  Chun-Li Zhang, Ph.D. Neural Injury and Regeneration
  Jin Jiang, Ph.D. Cell Signaling Mechanism in Development and Regeneration
Molecular Genetics Xiaochun Li, Ph.D. Cholesterol metabolism, biosynthesis, and signaling
Neurology and Neurotherapeutics Juan M. Pascual, M.D., Ph.D. Neurophysiology – large animals
Neuroscience Shin Yamazaki, Ph.D. Circadian Biology
Ophthalmology Katherine Wert, Ph.D. Retinal Degenerative Disease
Pathology Weibo Luo, Ph.D. Hypoxia, Metabolism and Epigenetics in Cancer
  Qing Zhang, Ph.D.      Characterization of Novel Oxygen Sensing Signaling in Cancer
  Peter Ly, Ph.D. Genomic Instability and Cancer Genetics
  Philip W. Shaul, M.D. Vascular Endothelial Cells
  Kenneth S. Chen, M.D. Molecular Mechanisms of Childhood Cancer Biology
Physiology Xing Zeng, Ph.D. Bidirectional Communication
  Yi Liu, Ph.D. Mechanism of Gene Regulation
  Daisuke Hattori, Ph.D. Neural Circuit and Behavior
Population and Data Sciences Wen Jiang M.D., Ph.D. Cancer Immune Nanomedicine
Radiation Oncology Asaithamby Aroumougame, M. Phil., Ph.D. DNA Damage Signaling Factors in Immunotherapy and Heart Degeneration
  Raquibul Hannan, M.D., Ph.D. Immuno-Oncology Postdoctoral Fellowship
Radiology Spencer Bowen, Ph.D. PET Physics Research
  Jacques Lux, Ph.D. Translational Nanomedicine
  Elena Vinogradov, Ph.D. Novel Endogenous Contrast Mechanisms
  Xiankai Sun, Ph.D. Synthetic Chemistry for Molecular Imaging
Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center  Cheng-Ming Chaing, Ph.D. Transcription, Chromatin, Epigenetics, HPV, Molecular Virology, Cancer Biology, and Small Compound Inhibitors
Surgery Benjamin Levi, M.D. Extremity Trauma and Cell Fate
  Matteo Ligorio, M.D., Ph.D. Cancer Bioinformatics Scientist
  Matteo Ligorio, M.D., Ph.D. Biology of Human Tumors
Urology Linda Baker, M.D. Genetics/Development
  Ganesh Raj, M.D., Ph.D. Therapeutic Resistance in Cancer