Postdoctoral Research Associate and Visiting Scholars at University of Miami

Scholarship: Fully-funded
Degree:  PhD, MD or MD/PhD
Nationality: International Students
Location: USA
Application deadlines:  Open immediately and will close once filled.

Scholarship Description:

The University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL, US) is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the United States, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida. According to 2021 U.S. News, the University of Miami ranks 49th as a national university in the United States.  Miami is a major center and leader in finance, commerce, culture, arts, and international trade. Miami is also known for its famous beaches, great weather, history, culture, sports, and entertainment.

Available Subjects:

Polymer chemistry, drug delivery, and nanomedicine.

Eligibility criteria:

A recent Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or Pharmaceutical Sciences is required. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in organic chemistry and polymer chemistry.  Experience with drug delivery, nanoformulation, cell-based assays is strongly desired but not required. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing novel degradable polymers for the delivery of various therapeutic agents toward the treatment of cancer, diabetes, and other diseases.  Other duties include, but not limited to, preparingresearch reports and technical papers for publishing, and mentoring graduate and undergraduate students. The successful candidate must be self-motivated, highly organized, and able to communicate efficiently in a multidisciplinary team.

Application Procedure:

To apply or request any further information, please send your CV to Dr. Zhang at [email protected].