The Post-Doctoral Fellow will work as part of an interdisciplinary team, with access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources, to study mechanisms underlying maternal obesity programming of offspring cardiovascular dysfunction. Projects will focus on studying how maternal nutrition and physical activity during pregnancy program offspring vascular function and are part of an ACNC systems-based approach to carefully characterize how maternal nutrition and physical activity impact offspring health and well-being. These projects are supported by USDA funds.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience
Ph.D. or M.D. in Physiology, Pharmacology, Toxicology or related field is required.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Experience in cardiovascular physiology, molecular biology, blood pressure telemetry and vascular contractility.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.