We have an opening for a Postdoctoral Fellow position in the Dr. Florian Rieder Laboratory in the Department of Pathobiology at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute. Individuals with experience and interest in studying intestinal inflammation and fibrosis and cell to extracellular matrix interactions are encouraged to apply.
A highly motivated candidate will join a productive research team to participate in NIH and industry funded projects focusing on the roles of the extracellular matrix and cell to matrix interactions during tissue inflammation and fibrosis of the intestine. The candidate should have a publication record demonstrating on-hand molecular biology and cell biology expertise.
The candidate should furthermore be familiar with primary human cell culture, Western blotting, and RNA based methods including quantitative PCR and reporter assays, immunohistochemistry and mouse models of gut inflammation. Excellent communication skills in English are essential. The appointee will be expected to take advantage of this career opportunity to develop skills in manuscript publication and grantsmanship.
Ph.D. or M.D. with relevant laboratory experience is required. Proficiency in spoken and written English is required. Send cover letter and CV and contact information for 3 references to: Dr. Florian Rieder; Department of Pathobiology; Lerner Research Institute / NC22; Cleveland Clinic; 9500 Euclid Avenue; Cleveland, Ohio 44195. (216) 445 7156; E-mail: email@example.com.