Mentor: Gang Liu, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical care Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, BMR2 233, 901 19th St. So., Birmingham, Alabama 35294. E-mail: gangliu@uabmc.edu


Description

A postdoctoral fellow position is open to study the role of cellular metabolism in the regulation of lung injury, repair and fibrosis. The major focus of the lab is to delineate the role of metabolic dysregulations in various types of pulmonary cells in lung injury, repair and fibrosis. Please see related publications: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26284610; ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28798256; ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29019707. Highly motivated applicants with strong background in cellular metabolism, mitochondrial biology, and molecular biology are expected. Experience with genetically modified mice is preferred. Successful candidate should be able to design, perform and interpret experiments, 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., Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical care Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, BMR2 233, 901 19th St. So., Birmingham, Alabama 35294. E-mail: gangliu@uabmc.edu

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