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Kuo Lab Positions

Multiple postdoctoral positions are immediately available in the Kuo Lab, Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Center for Musculoskeletal Research at the University of the Rochester. Potential projects are in the areas of tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, stem cell and developmental biology, and wound healing, with focus on tendons and ligaments. The candidates will work with a multidisciplinary team of biologists, engineers, and orthopaedic surgeons.

Biology applicants should hold a PhD in biology (e.g., cell biology, immunology, developmental biology, or other).

Biomedical engineering applicants should hold a PhD in biomedical engineering or related discipline.

Ideal candidates are independently motivated, creative, have a desire to learn/develop new techniques and approaches, and have excellent written and oral communication skills. All candidates should have a demonstrated record of publications expected for her/his level of training. 


A cover letter briefly describing research background and interests, a CV, and names and contact information of three or more references should be emailed (with subject line: Postdoctoral Application) to:

Catherine K. Kuo, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Orthopaedics
Center for Musculoskeletal Research
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY  14627

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