A Postdoctoral Associate position is available immediately or shortly after June in the Department of Nutrition at Texas A&M University (College Station, Texas) to study the interaction between inflammation and metabolism in relation to obesity or nutrition stress-associated metabolic diseases including insulin resistance and fatty liver disease.
The successful candidate should have a PhD in a relevant area, including but not limited to metabolism and integrative physiology. With this position, the successful candidate will perform experiments involving transgenic mice to address the pathophysiology of hepatic steatosis and inflammation, as well as systemic insulin resistance. She or he will also perform experiments involving primary cells to address cellular insights of metabolic and inflammatory responses of hepatocytes and/or macrophages. Experience in murine physiology and animal handling is highly desired. Additional duties include manuscript preparation, lab management, and mentoring graduate and undergraduate students.
A Research Associate/Assistant Position is also available immediately or shortly after June. The successfully candidate should have a MS or BS in life sciences or medical sciences. Experience in murine physiology and animal handling is highly desired.
Interested candidates should send their curriculum vitae and contact information of three references to Dr. Chaodong Wu at firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions, please also contact Dr. Wu. Wu Lab publication can be found in PubMed.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/myncbi/chaodong.wu.1/bibliography/454823…Texas A&M University is an equal opportunity employer. Women and persons of all racial and ethnic backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.