Post Doc: Biomaterials

  • Temple University, Kornberg School of Dentistry
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Feb 26, 2021
Full time Medicine & Dentistry Postdoctoral Positions

Job Description

 

A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Smart Biomaterials Research Laboratory (PI: Dr. Santiago Orrego). The candidate will study the effects of bioactive hydrogels for periodontitis treatment. The lab develops new technologies to improve oral help throughout smart biomaterials. The ideal candidate will have both strong interpersonal, as well as technical skills in order to fulfill the diverse roles required by this position. We provide excellent mentorship including guidance in scientific thinking, writing, and speaking, as well as career development.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Applicants must be motivated and passionate about scientific research and work efficiently and collaboratively. Those who have previous research experience and peer-reviewed publications are preferred. Candidates should have broad experience in dentistry, periodontitis, dental materials and cell biology. Experience with animal models (rabbits or rat models) is positively valued. Candidates with skills in micro-CT and immunochemistry are preferred. We welcome applications from DDS and PhD recipients and individuals seeking additional postdoctoral training.

Application Details

To apply, please submit a detailed CV with a description of previous research experience and contact information for three references to Dr. Orrego at sorrego@temple.edu. Please include your referees’ email addresses and telephone numbers, as well as your relationship to them.

 

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