Postdoctoral Positions - Medicine: Cardiology/Neuroscience


Medical University of South Carolina


Charleston, South Carolina

Principal Investigator

Onder Albayram

Principal Investigator

Federica del Monte



The Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Medicine is seeking highly motivated applicants to fill their postdoctoral position in physiology or molecular biology for the interdisciplinary laboratory within the Christie’s Heart and Brain Program. The program is co-directed Federica del Monte, a cardiologist, and Onder Albayram, a neuroscientist, and can provide exposure and training in the newly linked neuro and cardio disciplines. The candidates will work on rodent models of cardiovascular and Alzheimer’s disease, PTSD and traumatic brain injury and human tissue. He/she will bring strong background in mouse behavioral studies, pathology or/and in-vivo cardiac physiology (Echocardiography, PV loops); in-vitro studies on isolated neuronal cells or cardiomyocytes.

Candidates will also bring strong background in protein and nucleic acid biochemistry.

Successful candidates will have strong communications skills and a PhD and/or MD in a suitable discipline of biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, immunology, physiology, or neuroscience. 


At the time of the position, trainee must be a citizen of the United States or must have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence and possess an Alien Registration Receipt Card (1-151 or 1-551) or some other verification of legal admission as a permanent resident.