Post-doctoral research position in Division of CardiologyUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore (180000QW)A full time Post-Doctoral research position is available in thelaboratory of Dr. Charles Hong in the Division of Cardiology at theUniversity of Maryland-Baltimore. MD, PhD or MD/PhD scientist issought to join a laboratory at the forefront of academic drugdiscovery and cardiovascular biology. The Hong laboratory hasidentified a class of small molecules that ameliorate muscle damagein a Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) mouse model and adversecardiac remodeling following myocardial injury. An ambitious andcreative Ph.D. or M.D. scientist is sought to determine themechanism of their action.Qualifications :Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. or M.D. and expertise intechniques of cell and molecular biology. The post-doc will leadthe project, which use mouse models of myocardial infarction andmuscular dystrophy. Prior experience with mouse disease models,immunobiology, tissue immunohistochemistry and cardiac or skeletalmuscle physiology are highly valued.If interested, please email a CV, a short statement of researchinterests, and the names and contact information for threereferences to Charles Hong, MD, PhD atEmail: [email protected] University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouragingexcellence through diversity. Qualified woman and minoritycandidates are encouraged to apply.