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NIH Funded Postdoctoral Fellowship to study Tissue Homeostasis and Regeneration in Salivary and Lacrimal Gland

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Academic Level:
Postdoc & Early Career

NIH funded postdoctoral fellowship position is available to study Tissue Homeostasis and Regeneration in salivary and lacrimal gland at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Current research projects include: the molecular and cellular basis of radiation damage and radioprotective strategies for the salivary glands; development of a bioengineered tissue chip for in vitro drug screening of salivary gland cells; mechanisms of aging and senescence in the glands; and cell-based therapies for salivary gland dysfunction.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. and/or an M.D. degree, and have less than five years postdoctoral experience. Preference will be given to individuals with expertise in genetics, animal models, stem cells, developmental biology, and molecular biology.

Application, including cover letter, CV, and names of three references should be submitted to: Dr. Catherine Ovitt.


Diversity: The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions.

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Rochester (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Postdoc Website this link takes you to a different website

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology

Animal Science
Genetic Epidemiology
Molecular Biology
Stem Cell Research

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)

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