The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)

Postdoctoral Position

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), United States

Memphis, TN, United States

Mechanosensitive proteins in smooth muscle and endothelial cells

Postdoctoral position immediately available to study physiological functions and pathological alterations in mechanosensitive proteins in arterial smooth muscle and endothelial cells. Projects include studying signaling mechanisms, trafficking and regulation of blood pressure by mechanosensitive proteins. Techniques used include RT-PCR, Western blotting, biotinylation, immunofluorescence, FRET, calcium imaging, pressurized artery myography, blood pressure telemetry and conditional knockout mouse models. Experience with molecular biology, biochemistry and cardiovascular physiology preferred. Required qualifications include a PhD or MD. Send curriculum vitae and names and addresses of three references to Dr. Jonathan H. Jaggar, Maury Bronstein Endowed Professor of Physiology, Department of Physiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 894 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA.

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer.


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Postdoctoral Position