The Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine at Auburn University is seeking a highly motivated PhD candidate/Graduate Research Assistant to work on a research project to characterize a new liver-specific rodent model of impaired cholesterol transport.
The candidate will characterize the cellular and molecular features of liver disease resulting from impaired cholesterol transport. The candidate will also evaluate the efficacy of interventions that may prevent or promote the progression of liver disease in this model.
The candidate must have a degree in veterinary medicine or biomedical sciences, a keen interest in molecular biology, and is willing to work with rodent models. International candidates must be fluent in English.
Preference will be given to candidates with previous research experience.
Applications, including (a) a cover letter, describing your experience, research and professional interests and ambitions, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) unofficial transcripts and (d) contact information of three professional/academic references, should be sent in a single pdf file to Dr. Maninder Sandey at [email protected].
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