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Post-Doctoral Fellow
Graduate Students

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Post-Doctoral Fellow

A post-doctoral research scholar position is available at the University of California at Davis, School of Medicine & Shriners Hospitals for Children, Northern California, to study the role of immune cytokines IL-23/IL-17 in inflammatory arthritis.A post-doctoral research scholar position is available at the University of California at Davis, School of Medicine & Shriners Hospitals for Children, Northern California, to study the role of immune cytokines IL-23/IL-17 in inflammatory arthritis. The successful candidate will work in a newly established laboratory based at Shriners Hospital, with access to state-of-the-art facilities. The laboratory studies the activation and differentiation of osteoclasts in vitro and in vivo using various animal models of arthritis and in vivo gene transfer models. Training in all aspects of osteoclast cell biology will be provided. The position is funded for 4 years with the possibility of renewal for 1 more.

Applicants must be capable of designing and conducting experiments independently, writing manuscripts and fellowship grant applications, and presenting their research at international meetings. The ideal applicant should be highly motivated, be able to interact with other scientists and have expertise in bone biology or immunology. Experience in molecular biology, animal models of arthritis and flow cytometry is highly desirable. Prior work should demonstrate a comprehensive working knowledge of common laboratory techniques. A PhD, or MD/PhD in a relevant field is required. Position level and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The application should contain a Curriculum Vitae (with methodological expertise), list of scientific publications, motivation for applying for the position, and three references with contact information. For more information, please contact Dr. Iannis E Adamopoulos.

Graduate Students

Interested Graduate students are welcome to send an inquiry email concerning research projects but all applications should be submitted to the Graduate Group of Immunology. More information can be found on the Graduate Group of Immunology website: http://immunology.compmed.ucdavis.edu/admissions/.

Volunteers

Perspective volunteers are welcome to send an inquiry email concerning research projects but all applications should be submitted to Volunteer Services at Shriners Hospital.  For more information, please visit the Shriners Hospital website: http://shrinerschildrens.org/about-us/ways-to-give/volunteer/ or contact our volunteer services department at (916) 453-2087.

To submit a Volunteer application, please CLICK HERE.