The laboratory of Dr. Chen with the Department of Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia, is seeking two candidates to join its team of highly motivated scientists. The successful applicant will function as an integral member of a team to conduct mechanistic studies in order to understand the development of cardiovascular diseases including aortic aneurysm and liver fibrosis, etc. The primary responsibilities of this position will be to conduct experiments studying the roles and mechanism of response gene to complement 32 in aortic aneurysm and liver fibrosis at molecular, cellular and pathophysiological level. The position also requires preparing reports, manuscripts, and/or grant proposals, and assist in advising undergraduate and/or graduate students.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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