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Postdoctoral Fellow - T32
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Jan. 16, 2020
Title Postdoctoral Fellow - T32
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department SDM Oral Biology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Oral Biology

These are Postdoctoral Fellow trainee positions on our NIH (NIDCR) T32 Institutional Training Grant. We seek individuals who wish to pursue careers as independent investigators in dental, oral, and craniofacial health research. Research areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Oral biofilms, microbial pathogenesis, microbiome, and microbiology
  • Connections between oral and systemic diseases
  • Immunology and innate host defense
  • Saliva and salivary glands
  • Oral and craniofacial development
  • Bone and connective tissues / tissues engineering
  • Cell biology
  • Glycobiology
  • Photobiomodulation
  • Clinical and translational research

Candidates who bring expertise in immunological, biochemical, bioinformatics, and/or molecular biological approaches are encouraged to apply, as are those with dual degrees (e.g., DDS/PhD, DMD/PhD, MD/PhD). Please note that dentists (DDS or DMD) seeking PhDs in our Oral Biology PhD program are also eligible for appointment to these T32 postdoctoral trainee positions.

Duties include conducting research in the lab of a T32 faculty mentor, preparing and presenting research findings, preparing and submitting independent research proposals, teaching and training graduate students, and fully participating in the academic life of the department.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our… packages.

About UB
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the at Buffalo.

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

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