Postdoctoral Scholar - Oral and Craniofacial Sciences
- University of Pittsburgh
- Location: Pittsburgh, PA
- Job Number: 7111044 (Ref #: pt10038)
- Posting Date: Sep 19, 2022
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Pittsburgh Craniofacial Sciences Training Program (PCSTP) at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine (Pitt Dental) is looking for excellent candidates for postdoctoral researcher positions at the Center for Craniofacial Regeneration and the Center for Craniofacial and Dental Genetics. The positions are funded through the NIDCR?T90 mechanism.
The PCSTP training faculty have a broad range of research expertise spanning tissue regeneration, biomaterials, stem cells, biomechanics, chemistry and biology of mineralized tissues, immune modulation and genetics (https://www.dental.pitt.edu/research). University of Pittsburgh and Pitt Dental provide a vibrant and nurturing environment for postdoctoral trainees, facilitated by the Office of Academic Career Development. University of Pittsburgh prides itself in its collaborative, inter- and multidisciplinary research environment that provides ample opportunities for postdoctoral trainees to interact with their peers, faculty and students in their research centers and across the campus. Postdoctoral trainees also have ample opportunities for professional development through various training programs, workshops, seminars and retreats at the University.
Candidates must possess an advanced doctoral degree (such as PhD, DMD,DDS, MD, EngD, PharmD, DVM) and be a citizen or a noncitizen national of the United States or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment.
Eligible candidates interested in this training opportunity should send their CV, statement of research interests, contact information to three (3) referees to Dr. Dobrawa Napierala [email protected] The candidates are also encouraged to approach faculty members whose research profile is of interest to the candidate for an initial inquiry.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will be considered without regards to race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status.