Mentor: Gang Liu, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, BMR2 233, 901 19th St. So., Birmingham, Alabama 35294, Tel: 205-975-8932, Fax: 205-934-7437, E-mail: gliu@uab.edu.
POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW – Postdoctoral fellow position open to study the role of cellular metabolism in the regulation of pulmonary injury and fibrosis. 

The major focus of the lab is to characterize the role of cellular metabolism and ncRNAs in regulation of cellular and molecular pathways in pulmonary fibroblasts and alveolar epithelial cells. Successful candidate is expected to perform and design experiments independently, and to write manuscripts for publication and presentation. Applicants should submit their CV and the names and contact information of three references to Gang Liu, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical care Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, BMR2 233, 901 19th St. So., Birmingham, Alabama 35294, Tel: 205-975-8932, Fax: 205-934-7437, E-mail: gliu@uab.edu.

Postdoc Awards and Benefits 

Competitive postdoc awards are available including internships, grant incentives, funds to enhance education and collaboration outside UAB, and teaching opportunities at local universities. There is also a Postdoc Research Day with monetary awards.

The OPE strongly encourages UAB research mentors to follow the National Research Service Award stipend level guidelines, and postdoctoral scholars qualify for health, life, and other insurances. They also have the right to participate in the university’s 403(b) program and enjoy vacation, sick leave, maternity/paternity leave, and other benefits.