The Indiana University School of Medicine – South Bend (IUSM-SB) invites applications from outstanding individuals for a Postdoctoral position for research in inflammatory bowel disease, intestinal inflammation, innate immunity, mucosal immunology.
The laboratory focuses on inflammatory bowel disease pathogenesis, microbial impacts on intestinal inflammation, innate immunity and mucosal immunology. The position will focus on innate immune mechanisms that contribute to IBD using mouse models of disease. The lab is located in South Bend Indiana at the Indiana University School of Medicine located close to Notre Dame campus with access to core facilities at Notre Dame and the resources of the Indiana CTSI.
Additional information on the faculty and facilities is available at https://medicine.iu.edu/education/campuses/south-bend/.
At the IU School of Medicine, we offer focused, systematic and sustained programs that are aligned with three foundational pillars of diversity and inclusion: representational diversity, inclusive working and learning environment, and cultural competence. Therefore, we are looking for applicants who can help ensure all our mission areas are inclusive and equitable.
Education and Experience: Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent degree with a record of publications and presentations related to immunology, mucosal immunity, host microbial interaction, and/or mouse models of inflammation. Experience in cellular and molecular immunology, sampling and examination of intestinal and other tissues using immunological and molecular biological approaches is desired.
Department Contact for Questions:
OAA #: IUSM008572016
Internal Number: 9651
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.