D14010 - Department of Surgery

Mentor: Dr. Eben L. Rosenthal, Professor, Department of Surgery, Director, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, G082 Volker Hall Building, 1670 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35233


A Postdoctoral fellowship is currently available in the lab of Dr. Eben Rosenthal (www.rosenthallab.com) in the Department of Surgery and the Division of Advanced Medical Imaging Research at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Rosenthal’s research focuses on antibody-based imaging techniques in preclinical cancer models with ongoing translation into the clinic. A successful candidate will conduct basic laboratory research (animal model production and imaging, immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, tissue culture, etc.) in addition to collaborating with surgeon scientists in the operating room during clinical trials.

Candidate should have excellent verbal and written skills with a disposition for collaborative research. Suitable candidates must have a Ph.D. in the biological sciences with previous experience in animal handling and modeling. The position is available immediately and will be funded for 2 years with a strong possibility for extension.

Applicable candidates should send application material to Jason Warram (mojack@uab.edu)
. The application should include: a current CV with names and contact information of at least three references and a brief statement of career goals, research background and interests.

 

Postdocs in UAB News

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  • UAB School of Public Health research published in the journal Obesity shows seeing, hearing and smelling others’ eating foods can cause low birthweight in offspring among mice.While studies have shown that what a mother eats during pregnancy can affect her offspring, it could be that what she sees others eating can also affect her offspring. New research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health explores the influence it has in a...

UAB Research News

  • Patients awaiting liver transplant who have primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) had higher wait-list mortality compared with other patients on the liver transplant list, said researchers.

  • Stylish but dangerous? UAB study looks at injuries caused by wearing high-heeled shoes.Americans love high-heeled shoes. One survey in 2003 reported that 62 percent of American women wore shoes with a 2-inch or greater heel on a regular basis. Those shoes are taking a toll. New research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham shows that high-heeled-shoe-related injuries doubled between 2002 and 2012. The findings were published online May 12 in the Journal of Foot and...