佛罗里达大学（University of Florida），简称UF，也称UFL，是位于美国佛罗里达州盖恩斯维尔（Gainesville）的一所著名的顶级公立研究型大学，联盟美国大学协会成员之一，被誉为公立常春藤，位列美国最顶尖公立大学之一，建校可追溯至1853年。
Research Fellow – Gene therapy andImmunoengineering
College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics, University of Florida
The University of Florida is a top-ranked international research university located in Gainesville, FL, USA. U.S. News & World Report today named the University of Florida the No. 6 public university in the US, and the UF College of Pharmacy is ranked at No. 5 as the Best Pharmacy College.
The Zhang Laboratory (https://zfaneng.wixsite.com/website) is seeking self-motivated postdoctoral or visiting scholar to develop mRNA delivery platform for cellular engineering.
The position will close once filled.
The Immunoengineering lab led by Dr.Zhang integrates materials science, immunology, synthetic biology, and clinically-relevant animal disease models to create novel nanotherapeutics for controlled modulation of the immune system.
Our current research focuses include:
(1) Engineering Synthetic Nanoplatforms;
(2) Engineering Cell-based Therapy;
(3) Physiology-guided Drug Delivery.
A recent in the either Pharmaceutical Science,Chemical/Biomedical Engineering, or Materials Science and is required.
The candidate should have strong background in polymer chemistry, nanoparticle formulation, characterization, and drug delivery.
A candidate with experience in cell culture, flowcytometry, ELISA, murine tumor models is strongly desired but not required.
The successful candidate must be self-motivated, highly organized and able to communicate efficiently in a multidisciplinary team.
The candidate must be able to thrive both in independent research and while working collaboratively with other fellows, graduate students, and staff in the lab.
How to apply:
To apply or request any further information, please send your CV (including scientific publications, posters and talks) by email to Dr. Fan Zhang (firstname.lastname@example.org).
This position is intended to be a two-year term, with renewal after one year.
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