I13008—Oral Biology

Contact:

MentorHui Wu, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Mailing address: UAB SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY, SDB 802,1530 3RD AVENUE SOUTH BIRMINGHAM AL 35294-2170 Telephone: (205) 996-2392 Fax: (205) 975-4431 E-mail: hwu@uab.edu


Postdoctoral Positions Available

Postdoctoral positions are available for self-motivated individuals to work in the area of bacterial genetics and pathogenesis. One project investigates bacterial protein glycosylation and secretion mechanisms, and another project aims to develop small molecule inhibitors for bacterial biofilms. Experience with microbiology, glycobiology and/or structural biology is highly desirable. Interested candidates please send your resume including past and current research activities, names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of three references to: Hui Wu, Ph.D.,  hwu@uab.edu.

Postdocs in UAB News

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UAB Research News

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  • Stephen Carter will attend the Experimental Biology Conference in late March to receive his award.Stephen J. Carter, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow in the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Human Studies and the Nutrition Obesity Research Center, has been awarded the American Physiological Society’s Environmental and Exercise Physiology (EEP) section Partnership for Clean Competition New Investigator Award. The award recognizes outstanding experimental research in environmental, exercise or thermal physiology by a postdoctoral fellow involving ergogenics and detection...