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Posted April 16, 2019 

University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute - Postdoctoral Position

University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute is actively looking for applicants for a postdoctoral position in extracellular matrix biology and chemistry. Candidates with PhD degrees and expertise in collagen post-translational modification, biochemistry, recombinant protein, tissue engineering, ECM biology, pharmacological science, polymer chemistry, bio/nano materials or molecular imaging are welcome to apply. The projects will focus on advancing our understanding of ECM/collagen biology and modification, particularly in the tumor microenvironment. Our studies will focus on the impact of primary tumor collagen modification to metastasis. For more information click here.    


Posted December 19, 2018

UCSF - Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Medicine

 The Gould lab of the UCSF School of Medicine is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow who will lead an NIH-funded project to understand the molecular mechanisms by which the extracellular matrix controls angiogenesis. The goal of the project is to identify and characterize the biological functions of type IV collagen and other extracellular matrix molecules with an emphasis on cerebrovascular development. Candidates must be enthusiastic, passionate and self-motivated with a commitment to career development. Click here for more information and how to apply.


Posted November 12, 2018

University of Glasgow - Tenure Track Positions

University of Glasgow seeks two  tenure-track positions one in Biomechanics and Mechanobiology and one in Biomedical Materials.  University of Glasgow is in the planning phase of University expansion (50% increase) that will include incubator/start-up space and brings together BME and Omics folks. Note these are full time permanent positions. Click here for more information about the Biomechanics position and click here for information about the Biomedical Materials position.


Posted October 26, 2018

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

A research fellow is sought to characterize the mechanisms whereby fibrillin molecules expressed in tendon and perichondrium regulate postnatal bone growth. We have a strong interest in cell-matrix interactions, stem cell biology, TGFβ signaling and mechanobiology. The work will take advantage of a repertoire of genetically modified mice a wide range of physiological, histological and cellular and molecular biologic techniques, and computational and systems biology approaches.  For more information, click here.


Posted October 22, 2018

Faculty Position Available Immediately - Thomas Jefferson University

An Assoicate director is sought for the Joan and Joel Rosenbloom Research Center for Fibrotic Diseases at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA.  Click here for more information.


Posted October 9, 2018

Post-doctoral Position in Kidney Matrix Biology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

A postdoctoral fellowship is available in the laboratory of Dr. Ambra Pozzi in the Division of Nephrology at Vanderbilt University School of medicine. The goal of our research is to study the molecular and cellular mechanisms that lead to kidney fibrosis to devise more effective anti-fibrotic therapies. 

We are seeking applicants holding a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD with interest in studying the role of collagen receptors in fibrotic responses.  Candidates will be able to use genetically engineered mice and learn and implement mouse models of kidney injury and primary cell cultures to develop novel approaches to detect and treat fibrosis.  Applicant should send their CV and a list of 3 references to [email protected]  Vanderbilt University  is an equal opportunity employer.


Posted September 21, 2018

Post-doctoral Position in Vascular Matrix Biology – Apte Lab, Cleveland Clinic
The project area will be extracellular matrix in vascular development and disease. The positions will suit PhDs, MD/PhDs or MDs with an interest in proteases, extracellular matrix, smooth muscle cell biology, mouse genetics, human vascular disease and proteomics.   Click here for more information. 


Posted September 21, 2018

Assistant Professor Position in the Department of Orthopaedics at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
The Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City invites outstanding individuals with expertise in musculoskeletal and stem cell biology, soft-tissue/bone interfaces, biomaterials, imaging, or nano-medicine to apply for available tenure track Assistant Professor positions. The ideal applicants have a Ph.D. or advanced degree in biology, bioengineering, or a related discipline, and has an established record of scholarly activity, professional service, and extramural funding.  Click here for more information.


Posted September 4, 2018

UC San Diego Program for Career Development in Glycosciences; National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
K12 Training Fellowships
The Glycobiology Research and Training Center at UC San Diego announces openings for training in the Glycosciences sponsored by a NHLBI K12 Career Development Program for MD, MD/PhD, Physician-Scientists, and Postdoctoral Fellows. Click here for more information. 


Posted July 23, 2018

Postdoctoral position - Naba Lab, University of Illinois at Chicago

The Naba Lab at the University of Illinois at Chicago is looking for an outstanding postdoctoral fellow. The successful candidate will join a young, dynamic and collaborative research team and lead a project employing a wide range of approaches (mouse genetics, cell biology, proteomics, and bioinformatics) to study the role of the extracellular matrix in cancer metastasis and developmental biology. Click here for more information.


Posted June 18, 2018

Predoctoral or Postdoctoral Scholar in Cardiac Matrix Biology

The Center for Cardiovascular Research at the University of Hawaii has several positions open for fellows pursuing research in cardiovascular biology. To qualify for a training position, you must be a citizen or non-citizen national of the United States or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence.  Click here for more information.


Posted June 15, 2018

Postdoctoral Position, Stony Brook University, NY

Projects in the lab investigate how mutations blocking O-fucosylation of thrombospondin type 1 repeat-containing proteins lead to craniofacial and skeletal abnormalities and hydrocephalus, with a focus on identifying B3GLCT targets affected by the mutation and evaluating the effects of the mutation on the organization of the extracellular matrix and signaling. Candidates should have a strong background in cell or developmental biology with expertise in molecular biology, immunolocalization of proteins, and imaging. For more information and to apply for this position please see Stony Brook University Postdoctoral Associate Job Number 1703064.  In the attachments please include a curriculum vitae and a cover letter with a brief description of your research interests, experience, career goals, and contact information for three references.



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