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Postdoctoral Fellow - Nephrology

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Posting Details

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Position Details

Title Postdoctoral Fellow - Nephrology
Specific Title
Appointment Type Postdoctoral Fellow
Department IUSM - Medicine - Nephrology
Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Position Summary

We are recruiting for a postdoctoral fellow within the O’Brien center for advanced light microscopy and the Division of Nephrology. We will be exploring ways to improve fluorescent probe delivery to kidneys to study various aspects of kidney function in vivo. The laboratory is funded by the VA and NIH.

Interested candidates should visit http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/5075. The search committee will begin evaluating applications as they are received and applications will continue to be reviewed until positions are filled.

About the School and Department: The Indiana University School of Medicine https://medicine.iu.edu/ is the largest medical school in the US and is annually ranked among the top medical schools in the US by US News & World Report. Please visit http://medicine.iupui.edu for additional information about the Department of Medicine.

Indiana University is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. Candidates must be sensitive to the needs of and possess an interest in working in an academic community that is diverse with regard to gender, race, color, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation or identity, disability status, protected veteran status, and religion. Indiana University is a provider of ADA services.

Basic Qualifications

The candidate should have expertise in molecular and cell biology with a prior history of working with animal models such as mice and/or rats. Our laboratory is making next generation virus delivery systems for intra vital imaging. Some acquaintance with making adenovirus is preferred but can be acquired by training in the laboratory. The candidate should be highly motivated and independent PhD scientist. The position requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills which will facilitate training and career development.

Department Contact for Questions

Please contact Jessica Jarecki at jareckij@iu.edu for any questions related to this posting.

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions
Priority Application Review Deadline
Expected Start Date
OAA # IUSM002382016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Personal Contact: At Professional Meeting or Conference
    • Personal Contact: Direct Contact by Search Committee
    • Personal Contact: Referred by colleague or advisor
    • Personal Contact: School of Medicine recruiter
    • Personal Contact: IUHP Physician Recruiter
    • Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
    • Announcement: Other Website
  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. List Of References