Mentor: Dr. Guangxiang (George) Luo, Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, BBRB 809, 845 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35294. Email: gluo@uab.edu.

Postdoctoral positions are immediately available in the laboratory of Dr. George Luo. Positions to determine the underlying molecular mechanisms of hepatitis C virus replication and viruses-induced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), particularly in hepatic cancer stem cells (CSCs) using genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics, genetics/reverse genetics, biochemical, cell biological, gene-knockout and transgenic approaches.

Candidates with experience in molecular biology, stem cell research, genome-wide profiling of transcriptome, genomics and proteomics, and/or tumor biology are encouraged to apply. Salary and fringe benefits are highly competitive and commensurate with research experience.

Applicants with Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degrees should send their curriculum vitae along with contact information of three referees to: Dr. George Luo at gluo@uab.edu.