NIH-supported postdoctoral fellowship positions are available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Reuben Kapur in the Hematologic Malignancies and Stem Cell Biology Research Group within the Wells Center for Pediatric Research at the Indiana University School of Medicine. The postdoctoral fellows will be working on projects related to study of genetic and epigenetic regulation in normal and leukemic hematopoietic stem cells. Dr. Kapur's laboratory environment uses pharmacologic, genetic and biochemical approaches, including established, as well as newly created, mouse models and patient derived cells to study normal and leukemic biology.
As the nation's largest medical school, IUSM is committed to being an institution that not only reflects the diversity of the learners we teach and the patient populations we serve, but also pursues the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We desire candidates who enhance our representational diversity, as well as those whose work contributes to equitable and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUSM strives to take an anti-racist stance, regularly evaluating and updating its policies, procedures, and practices to confer equitable opportunities for contribution and advancement for all members of our community. We invite individuals who will join us in our mission to advance racial equity to transform health and wellbeing for all throughout the state of Indiana.
A Doctorate or terminal degree required. Preferred a PhD in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, or life sciences. Experience with rodents, cell/tissue culture, molecular biology, epigenetics and hematopoietic stem cell biology are preferred. Salary is commensurate with skills, level of experience and follows the NIH pay scale. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at postdoc.medicine.iu.edu.
Department Contact for Questions:
Reuben Kapur email@example.com.
OAA #: IUSM010672016
Internal Number: 10724
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