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Available Postdoc Positions

*Please note: all open postdoctoral positions may not be listed here. Some may be advertised in journals or on other sites, including the Wexner Medical Center Careers site, as well as the Ohio State Careers site (for positions outside of the medical center).

If you do not see an opening in your area of interest, you may wish to contact specific faculty members directly to inquire about the possibility of training with them. Visit the Schools and Departments page for links to specific departments, centers, and institutes.

Please be sure to follow the specific instructions for submitting your application materials listed on each posting. Materials should not be sent to the Office of Postdoctoral Research.

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Open Positions: 

 

Area with Open Position:
Radiation Oncology 
Faculty Member Name:
Dr. Arnab Chakravarti 
Description of Position:
The laboratory of Dr. Arnab Chakravarti is recruiting a Postdoctoral researcher to help perform high-throughput genomics, epigenetics, proteomics, and metabolomics to uncover underlying therapeutic resistance mechanisms in various human cancers including, but not limited to prostate, brain, lung, and head and neck cancers. The Chakravarti laboratory leads research on these fronts on the international stage through NIH-sponsored oncology cooperative groups, as the North American lead through the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) and through internationally-based scientific collaborations. The post-doctoral researcher will be active in helping maintaining and building upon these active collaborations to help develop novel cancer therapies. 
 
Qualifications:
Doctoral Degree required. Requires successful completion of a background check. Qualified candidates may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen. 
Deadline to Apply:
7/21/2014 
Application Instructions:
For a complete description and to apply for this position please visit http://medicalcenter.osu.edu/careers
requisition # 383214
EEO/AA Employer 

 

Area with Open Position:
Psychiatry/Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research 
Faculty Member Name:
Lisa M. Christian, PhD 
Description of Position:
The Ohio State University Stress and Health in Pregnancy Laboratory (PI: Lisa Christian, PhD) is seeking a full-time post-doctoral research fellow interested in effects of stress on immune and neuroendocrine function in the perinatal period. The laboratory is based at the Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.  The successful candidate will prepare original manuscripts using data from established and ongoing datasets involving stress, depression, racial disparities, neuroendocrine and immune parameters, and health outcomes in pregnant women and their children. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing hypotheses, analyzing data, and leading the manuscript writing process for empirical papers related to psychoneuroimmunology in pregnancy and postpartum.  The person in this position will also assist with recruitment, data collection, and data consolidation for ongoing projects, conduct literature reviews to increase knowledge and discover new research trends and methods, plan and design research to test new hypotheses, and interview, supervise, and train members of the research team.  
Qualifications:
Prior training in clinical psychology, health psychology, child psychology, developmental psychology, and/or psychoneuroimmunology is required.  
Application Instructions:
Interested individuals should send a current CV, names of three references, and a one page letter of interest describing their research training, interests, and short- and long-term career goals to: lisa.christian@osumc.edu
Contact Name:
Lisa M. Christian, PhD 
Contact Phone:
614-293-0936 
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