Post-doctoral fellowship - University of Maryland School of Medicine - Baltimore, MD

Two full-time post-doctoral positions available immediately in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at University of Maryland, School of Medicine, for the candidates with experience in developmental biology and reproductive biology, especially in murine cardiogenesis and neural tube development, and with a strong publication record. Our research focuses on genetic and epigenetic mechanisms of maternal diabetes-induced congenital heart defects and neural tube defects. Applicants must have a Ph.D. with expertise at least in one of following fields: embryonic development, cardiac development/disease, neural tube development, molecular/cell biology, and epigenetics. Additional requirements include experience in autophagy, non-coding RNA, cellular organelle stress or senescence, ESCs/iPSCs, 3D culture/organoids, and large genomic data analysis including (single-cell) RNA-seq.


Interested candidates should submit a CV to: Peixin Yang, PhD, Professor and Vice Chair, Email: and cc Ms. Deborah Watts:


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

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