A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Venuprasad Poojary in the Department of Internal Medicine, Digestive and Liver, at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Our lab studies inflammation and cancer in mouse models (Kumar R et al., Trends in Immunol, 2022; Thiess et al., Cell Reports, 2022; Mukherjee S et al. Nat. Immunol, 2021; Singh AK et al. Nat. Commun, 2021; Kathania M et al., Nat. Immunol, 2016, etc.). Our goal is to identify key regulatory mechanisms in the immune cells that regulate inflammation and to target these pathways in human diseases. Additional information can be found on our lab website.
The Poojary laboratory is well equipped for in vitro biochemical/molecular/cellular studies and in vivo animal studies in immunology and cancer biology.
Candidates must hold a recent Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree. Experience in cell biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, cancer biology, immunology leading to publication in peer-reviewed journals is recommended.
UT Southwestern is ranked as one of the best medical and graduate schools and one of the top NIH-funded institutes in medical science for research, with 6 Nobel Laureates, 22 members of the National Academy of Sciences, and 16 members of the National Academy of Medicine.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree in biological science or other related disciplines. Experience in Immunology, Molecular Biology, or Cancer research leading to publication in peer-reviewed journals is preferred. Interested individuals should send a CV, statement of interest and three references to:
Venuprasad Poojary, Ph.D. UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75390-9151
Venuprasad Poojary, Ph.D. – Faculty Profile – UT Southwestern
Poojary Lab – UT Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
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