Postdoc Openings at Northwestern

December 4, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Computational Biology

The Rheumatology Department is looking for a talented computational biologist to join the Rheumatic Disease Functional Genomics Program on the Chicago campus of Northwestern University led by Drs. Harris Perlman and Deborah Winter.

November 13, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Gastroenterology & Hepatology

A postdoctoral fellowship is available in the laboratory of John Pandolfino in the Department of Medicine/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.

October 22, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Transplant Immunology

The Transplant Immunology Laboratory is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow with expertise in cell-based assays, molecular biology, and flow cytometry. The overreaching goal is to allow organ transplantation across what is currently consider HLA-mismatching by identifying acceptable mismatches that permit long-term good graft outcome.

October 8, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Cardiovascular Biology

A postdoctoral position is available at the Feinberg Cardiovascular and Renal Research Institute, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms controlling the formation of the cardiovascular system using mouse models and stem cell-based approaches. They are particularly interested in understanding signaling pathways leading to transcriptional regulation of genes involved in developmental and pathological (lymph) angiogenesis.

September 21, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Dermatology

An exciting postdoctoral fellowship position is now open in the laboratory of Dr. Amy Paller, Chair of the Department of Dermatology, to study the application of nanotechnology and small molecule technology in the treatment of skin diseases (especially diabetic ulcers, eczema and psoriasis).

September 1, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Innate Immune Response and Colon Cancer

A full time post-doctoral fellow position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Elizabeth Eklund in the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center at Northwestern University. They are seeking a highly motivated individual to work in areas of the innate immune response and colon cancer.

August 31, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - 3D/4D Characterization of Engineered Protein Constructs with Electron Microscopy

A postdoctoral research associate position is available at Northwestern University’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering in the area of protein development with novel functions by engineering protein structures with regulated conformational changes.

August 30, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Applied Research Informatics

Applications are invited from ambitious, independent and motivated candidates for a postdoctoral position in the Division of Health and Biomedical Informatics. The position will focus on clinical research informatics and precision medicine under Dr. Firas Wehbe, Chief Research Informatics Officer for the Feinberg School of Medicine (FSM) and Director of the Applied Research Informatics Group in the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS).

August 16, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Pharmacology

An NIH-supported postdoctoral fellowship is available in the laboratory of Geoff Swanson in the Department of Pharmacology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. They are investigating how kainate receptors contribute to neuronal and circuit-level development in the central and peripheral nervous system and how disrupted signaling through these receptors leads to human neurodevelopmental disorders.

August 15, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Quantitative Biology

The NSF-Simons Center for Quantitative Biology at Northwestern University is a place where mathematical scientists and developmental biologists intensely work together on a broad range of questions arising from investigations into the biology of animal development. Supported fellows are designated Center for Quantitative Biology Fellows.

August 15, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Biomedical Education, Searle Center

The Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching at Northwestern University invites applicants for a postdoctoral fellow to support a new National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded initiative. The fellow will assist the Searle Center and a multi-institutional team to develop, implement, research and assess a postdoctoral professional development program called the Postdoc Academy, offered at scale to postdocs across the country.

August 10, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - NSF-Simons Fellows Program

The NSF-Simons Fellows Program, which attracts early career scientists with diverse backgrounds and exceptional promise, is designed to enhance interaction and collaboration among participants in order to stimulate creative thinking and interdisciplinary science.

August 8, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Immunology of Cardiovascular Disease & Transplant

The Thorp Lab is looking to recruit self-motivated Postdoctoral Scientist/Fellows in the Department of Pathology and Feinberg Cardiovascular Research & Renal Institute for studies of immune cells and their crosstalk during cardiovascular disease (including in the heart and vasculature and after myocardial ischemia or after heart transplant).

August 2, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities - Cancer Biology

Postdoctoral (postdoc) positions are available at the Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Medicine and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Yu lab combines bioinformatics analysis with cutting-edge genomics technologies to investigate transcriptional and epigenetic regulations of cancer with specific interests in hormonal transcription factors and chromatin modifiers.

August 1, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Otolaryngology, flow cytometry, ELISPOT assays

The chronic sinusitis immunopathogenesis laboratory is interested in understanding epithelial responses in the nasal mucosa relevant to Type 2 inflammation. Prior experience with flow cytometry, ELISPOT assays, cell sorting and assaying immunoglobulin specificities would be strongly preferred.

August 1, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Otolaryngology

The chronic sinusitis immunopathogenesis laboratory is interested in understanding epithelial responses in the nasal mucosa relevant to Type 2 inflammation. The ideal candidate would have a PhD in immunology or molecular biology and has experience with independent experimental design, troubleshooting of experiments and using published literature to guide future research directions.

July 19, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Nanosensors, Glucose, SERS, In Vivo Imaging, Plasmonics

A research position (post-doctoral fellowship) is immediately available to work on the development of nanosensors for in vivo biosensing, with a focus on continuous glucose monitoring.

July 18, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Translational Brain Injury Research

The Department of Neurological Surgery at Northwestern University is seeking an outstanding Postdoctoral Fellow for expansion of basic and translational studies related to the role of the Angiopoietin – Tie2 tyrosine kinase vascular signaling pathway in blood brain barrier function and cerebral edema after stroke and brain injury.

June 19, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity - Microbiome Neuroscience

Immediate opportunities exist for postdoctoral fellows to study microbial modulation of cognitive function and pelvic pain in clinically relevant models at Northwestern University. Join their well-funded, interdisciplinary team to characterize the impact of the microbiome in novel mouse models where they study symptom mechanisms at the molecular, microbiologic, physiologic, and behavioral levels.