Job ID: 164232

Postdoctoral Fellow at Biomedical Engineering Department of Michigan State University

Michigan State University

  • Jul. 30, 2021
 
  • Postdoctoral Fellow at Biomedical Engineering Department of Michigan State University
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • https://iq.msu.edu/
  • Michigan State University
    East Lansing, MI
 
  • Open until filled
  • Open until filled
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  • Post-Doc
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    Mechanical Engineering
    Material/Metallurgy
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    Engineering Physics
    Engineering Mechanics
    Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Science
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)
    Engineering - Other
 
 

The Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering and the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Michigan State University is seeking two Postdoctoral Research Associates in the Jinxing Li Lab (http://www.lab-li.com/). The Li Lab focuses on creating miniaturized biosensors and medical robots for disease diagnostics and treatment. Our lab is based in the brand-new IQ/Bioengineering Building. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop cutting-edge biomedical technologies, learn new skills, and be part of an enjoyable workplace. Candidates from diverse cultural and educational backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.

Specifically, the successful applicant will be expected to:

Build engineering solutions to solve the problems in biology and medicine
Collaborate with researchers across different disciplines and institutions
Mentor undergraduate and graduate students in the lab
Present findings and data in lab meetings, publications, and presentations
Purchase, setting up, and maintaining equipment necessary to conduct research.
This position is a 12-month fixed-term appointment. Renewal of position is based on funding and performance.

Multiple positions are available. Review of applications begins on August 10, 2021, and will continue until all positions are filled. This position is immediately available.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree
Doctorate

Minimum Requirements
Degree in Biomedical/Electrical/Mechanical/Chemical/Materials Engineering, Biology, Neuroscience, Chemistry, Applied Physics, Medicine, or related field.

Desired Qualifications
Research experience in the following related fields is preferred:
neuroscience and neuroengineering,
robotics,
cell and tissue biology,
micro/nanofabrication,
wireless electronics and integrated electronics,
drug delivery,
microbiology,
soft materials, or
electrochemistry.

Required Application Materials
Please submit a recent CV, a short cover letter or paragraph explaining your interest in the position, names and contact information of five references who can attest to your accomplishments and your potential as a scientist to: Jinxing Li (jl@msu.edu)

Special Instructions
For more information, please view Dr. Li’s website:

http://www.lab-li.com/

For questions regarding this position, contact Jinxing Li (jl@msu.edu).

Summary of Health Risks
Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions.
Work with animals or unfixed animal tissue.
Website
http://www.lab-li.com/

Department Statement
The Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering is dedicated to basic and applied research at the intersection of engineering, human medicine, and natural science. We have recruited faculty from some of the top academic centers around the world. They collaborate across disciplines to push the envelope of biomedical research, solving some of the most pressing problems in medicine with smart engineering solutions.

MSU Statement
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.


  • Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Jinxing Li
    Biomedical Engineering
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing, MI 48824
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  • 8589524906
  • jl@msu.edu


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