POSTDOCTORAL T32-FUNDED TRAINING FELLOWSHIPS IN BASIC AND TRANSLATIONAL ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM

Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Posted
Sep 25, 2017
Specialty
Endocrinology
Position Type
Permanent

The Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the University of Pittsburgh seeks MD, MD/PhD, or PhD scientists for POSTDOCTORAL T32-FUNDED TRAINING FELLOWSHIPS IN BASIC AND TRANSLATIONAL ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM.

The successful candidates will conduct cutting-edge NIH-funded basic, translational, clinical, epidemiological, or health outcomes research. Applicants MUST be a US citizen or permanent resident at the time fellowship begins. Physician scientist and candidates with cross/multidisciplinary research programs are particularly desirable.

Strengths of the program include 1) broad and comprehensive exposure to a wide range of metabolic techniques using a variety of experimental systems (cells, mice, and humans), 2) scientific and career development support from a mentoring team of outstanding faculty in the field of metabolism, and 3) access to additional scientific and career development resources through the University of Pittsburgh.

The standard post-doctoral fellowship duration is two years.

Interested candidates should send a 1) Cover Letter 2) Current Curriculum Vitae 3) Statement of research interests (1-2 pages max) 4) Copies of medical school or graduate school transcripts 5) Three letters of reference.

Please e-mail a single assembled application in PDF format to: Sharon Ferderbar, T32 Administrator, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism; e-mail: saw9@pitt.edu.

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