We are seeking applications from highly motivated research scientists to join the laboratory of Dr. Xin Li at Basic Science and Craniofacial Department at New York University College of Dentistry. The research focus of the laboratory is to understand the interaction between microbiome and immune cells under normal and diseased conditions. Specifically, the candidates will be involved in exciting and highly integrated inter-disciplinary research projects concerning metabolite mediated signaling during bone metabolism and inflammation under aging or diabetic condition. The applicant is expected to work independently as well as in collaboration with other group members to complete projects in a timely manner.
The candidate should have a Ph.D. or Master degree in Cell Biology, Biomedical Sciences or related field within 5 years. Hands-on experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology and/or pharmacology is highly desirable. Priority will be given to candidates with strong oral communications and writing skills, as evidenced by a strong publication record. Competitive salary and benefits commensurate with the candidate's qualifications.
Preferred Specific skills: • Flow cytometry • Cell culture • Western blot and Co-IP • Surgery in small animals
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