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Postdoctoral Scholars - Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology (RAI) - Multi-Disciplinary

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 15th, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Nov 16, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Friday, Oct 15, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

The Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology (RAI) is actively seeking postdoctoral fellows to make a difference in understanding diseases within the spectrum of angioedema, arthritis, asthma and allergic diseases and autoimmunity. We are inviting applications for postdoctoral positions.

The RAI Division includes many different Principal Investigators with a range of research interests and a large number of NIH, VA, DOD, philanthropic, and pharmaceutical company awards. We also have two active NIH T32 awards. There is ample opportunity for academic growth, multi-institutional and multi-disciplinary collaboration, and clear pathways to independence. UC San Diego is an equal opportunity employer with a mission to promote diversity in academics and is a renowned biomedical research institution with vast opportunities for unique collaborations within the institution as well as with neighboring institutes including Salk, Scripps, and La Jolla Institute (LJI).

PI Name/Lab Areas of Interest:
Dr. Nunzio Bottini: Arthritis, Scleroderma, Phosphatases
Dr. David Broide: Chromosome 17q21 gene biology, asthma
Dr. Maripat Corr: Arthritis, Pain Biology
Dr. Taylor Doherty: Asthma, Inflammatory airway disease, AERD, Sinus disease, innate lymphoid cells
Dr. Gary Firestein: Inflammation, epigenetics, cell signaling, rheumatoid arthritis
Dr. Mark Ginsberg: Inflammation and Vascular Biology
Dr. Monica Guma: Arthritis, osteoarthritis, metabolomics
Dr. Miquel Lopez-Ramirez: Vascular inflammation and gene expression
Dr. Robert Terkeltaub: Arthritis, Inflammation, Epigenome, Gene-Transcriptional Networks
Dr. Bruce Zuraw: Angioedema

Basic Qualifications: Applicants must have Doctorate degree or its equivalent in project area. Appointment is dependent on academic experience, scholarly achievements, skills and knowledge.

Preferred Qualifications: Postdoctoral or equivalent experience, and commitment to mentoring and research training service to build equitable and diverse scholarly environment. Enthusiastic and self-driven individuals with demonstrated productivity and collaborative characteristics. Preferred experience in Specialization areas and related analysis.

Applicants must apply at https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02551

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.
    (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)