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Extracellular Vesicles and MicroRNA-mediated Signaling

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Position Description:

We are seeking highly trained and motivated postdoctoral fellows to join the Center for Shock, Trauma, and Anesthesiology Research ( at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. The sepsis/trauma translational research team has 3 NIH- and DoD-funded positions immediately available to study the role of extracellular vesicles and microRNA-mediated signaling in 1) sepsis-associated brain inflammation and cognitive dysfunction, 2) cardiac ischemia- reperfusion injury, 3) acute lung injury in sepsis, and 4) coagulopathy in sepsis and trauma. Detailed information about the PI and team’s research can be found at:


The candidates with PhD or MD/PhD degree in molecular/cell biology, physiology, neuroscience, immunology, and pharmacology are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills and independent ability to design and execute experiments.

To Apply:

Interested candidates should email 1) a cover letter including past research and expected availability date, 2) CV, and 3) contact information of at least three references to


This post will be available until November 26, 2020 or until filled.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

The NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs.