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Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Environmental Health Sciences
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Date Posted Jul. 30, 2019
Title Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Environmental Health Sciences
University University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Department Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Environmental/Occupational Health

Postdoctoral fellows are supported by the Environmental Toxicology and Epidemiology Program (ETEP), a NIH T32 training grant program, which focuses on helping students become independent researchers in the areas of toxicology and epidemiology. Research specialties of faculty include genetic, epigenetic, cell signaling, metabolic and oxidative stress mechanisms of toxicity with respect to reproductive, developmental, neural and immune systems, as well as research on cancer, metabolic disorders, micro- and nano-senor development, exposure assessment, epidemiology, and data science.

Research fellows will design and conduct research in toxicology or epidemiology related to environmental health sciences. This includes generating, analysis and interpretation of environmental health data, preparation of manuscripts and other scholarly products. Research topics may be proposed by the fellow and should be aligned with interests of training program faculty. Areas of interest specifically included epigenetics, cell signaling, cancer research, human exposure assessment, environmental epidemiology, metabolic disorders and data science.

This position is for one year, a second year is possible with sufficient progress shown and availability of funding. Applicants are considered on a rolling basis. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review the training grant website to obtain more information

The University of Michigan provides an enriching environment that includes multiple centers and core facilities to ensure access to state of the art methodologies.

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Contact Information

  • Saskia Berrios-Thomas
    Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    1415 Washington Heights
    M6112 Sph Ii
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109
  • 734-963-0749


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