Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellow, Galindo Lab, VUMC *Immediate opening!

Kate Stuart
August 12, 2015

Immediate opening for postdoc interested in one or more of the following research areas:

  • Cadiovascular disease and/or development
  • Immune responses and signaling in the heart
  • Extracellular matrix and fibrosis
  • Renal fibrosis
  • bioengineering a living matrix
  • Neuregulin signaling, heart failure treatment
  • Human heart variations in matrix appearance and components
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy cardiomyopathy
  • BDNF as a possible therapeutic for DMD
  • Fibroblast biology
  • Three-dimensional culture of stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes, tri-cultures including endothelial and fibroblast cells
  • RNASeq and microarray analysis (follow-up on findings in the lab, do new large data experiments)
  • Hypertension, myocardial infarction, congenital heart disease
  • Stem cells derived from DMD patient blood

Cristi L Galindo
Research Assistant Professor

Contact Info. / Where to Apply / Required Application Documents (e.g. cover letter, CV): Office# 615-875-3072, cell: 409-939-6886, immediate opening