Date Posted: Mar 18, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Artificial Organs Laboratory at the Department of Surgery of the University of Maryland seeks highly motivated individuals for one post-doctoral research associate positions in the following areas: blood compatibility and design/development of blood contacting medical devices.
The lab is conducting applied cardiovascular research, engaged in research and development of blood-contacting artificial organs and biologic responses to these devices. The research activities are carried within a multidisciplinary research and design team consisting of clinicians, surgeons, scientists, engineers, residents, and students.
The applicants are expected to have a PhD in bioengineering, biomedical engineering, mechanical engineering or relevant disciplines. The ideal candidates should have experience in the areas of biomechanics, blood cell mechanics, mathematical modeling, computational/numerical methods, morphological and functional analysis of blood cells. The applicants should be experienced with Computer-aided design (preferably with Solidworks) and willing to taking care of large animals and blood related research activities.