Postdoctoral Associate (Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, and Mouse Genetics)
- University of Miami
- Location: Miami, FL
- Job Number: 7063130
- Posting Date: Jan 17, 2020
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionA Postdoctoral Associate position is available in the lab of Dr. Zhipeng Meng for work on projects elucidating roles of the Hippo pathway and mechanotransduction in tissue growth, carcinogenesis, and microenvironment remodeling. Dr. Meng is an assistant professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology in the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami, and has had an illustrious career in academic research, including first-author papers in Nature, Nature Communications, Hepatology, Journal of Hepatology, among others. More information regarding his research can be found at his website
or his NCBI Bibliography
The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree (Ph.D or M.D) in a relevant background, as well as a preferred track record of productivity in authoring peer-reviewed publications. The successful candidate will have the opportunities to employ molecular biology, biochemistry, bioengineering, and mouse genetics approaches in the research, and will benefit from the outstanding environment of the NCI-designated Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami for his scientific growth and career development. Miami is one of the most international cities in the United States, and has a very livable environment (e.g. great climate, nice food, and modern public transportation system).
Salary and fringe benefits for this position will be supported by the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, and commensurate with experience, expertise, and the University guidelines. Please send your cover letter, CV and a list of three references to:
Zhipeng Meng, Ph.D.