Postdoctoral Associate in Fusobacterium Nucleatum
Columbia University New York, College of Dental Medicine
United States


Summary Description

A full time Postdoctoral Scholar position is available immediately in the College of Dental Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center. The successful candidate will work under the direction of Dr. Yiping Han, Professor of Microbial Sciences (in Dental Medicine and Microbiology and Immunology, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medical Sciences in Medicine). Research focuses on the interactions between Fusobacterium nucleatum, a Gram-negative anaerobic bacterium, and the host in colorectal cancer and in intrautereine infections. This project uses multidisciplinary approaches to analyze bacterial and host components involved in the pathogenesis of these diseases and to develop therapeutics. We seek motivated individuals with a strong background in molecular and cellular biology, microbiology, immunology and/or biochemistry to join our team.



Minimum Degree Required

PHD or equivalent



Minimum Qualifications

The position requires a PhD or equivalent degree, along with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Additionally, the successful candidate will be self-driven with the ability to work independently under moderate supervision as well as in a team environment.



EEO Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer —Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.


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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter

Optional Documents

  1. List of References


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