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Post Doctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Positions in Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Placental Development 


NIH-funded postdoctoral positions are available to investigate molecular mechanisms controlling hemochorial placentation using stem cells and genetically manipulated rat models. Applicants should have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and experience in biochemical and molecular biology research approaches and a strong work ethic.  Experience with embryo handling would be helpful. The applicant should have a commitment to becoming an independent scientist. Competitive salaries will be negotiable and are dependent upon experience. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 


Please send curriculum vitae, a letter outlining research experience and career goals, and names and addresses of three references to: 


Dr. Michael J. Soares

Institute for Reproduction and Perinatal Research, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66160; email:


The University of Kansas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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