The Mississippi Center for Heart Research is recruiting for multiple immediate postdoctoral fellow positions in either the pre-faculty or pre-industry categories. Our center is dedicated to performing cardiovascular research that involves: 1) developing multidimensional approaches to examine the mechanisms whereby the cardiovascular system responds to stress or injury; 2) applying the knowledge gained to develop therapeutic strategies to prevent, slow, or reverse the progression of cardiovascular disease; 3) disseminating our results to scientific, medical, and general communities and educating new generations of cardiovascular scientists; and 4) educating the next generation of scientists.
Candidates (MD and/or PhD) must have solid experience with contemporary techniques, preferably with emphasis in cardiovascular physiology. Expertise with rodent cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, proteomics, cell and molecular biology, cell metabolism, or computational biology approaches is preferred. Suitable candidates must also have excellent organizational and communication skills, be enthusiastic about their work, and be highly motivated to succeed. Positions are available in the laboratories of the following principal investigators:
Our laboratories are located in the Arthur C. Guyton Research Building. The selected candidates will receive training in a highly collaborative environment and state-of-the-art facilities. Salaries are competitive, and there is an opportunity to advance to a faculty position. Applicants should send a cover letter including a brief statement of research interests and career goals, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to Elizabeth Flynn.
All postdoctoral appointments are designated as security-sensitive positions.The University of Mississippi Medical Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative ActionEmployerMinorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans