D14010 - Department of Surgery

Mentor: Eben L. Rosenthal, MD, 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.

 

 

 

 

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