Postdoctoral Fellowship-Metabolic Function or Reproductive Function

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine - Baltimore, MD4.0

Full-time$50,000 - $60,000 a year

An NIH-funded postdoctoral fellow position ( one or two) is available immediately. Our laboratory is investigating how elevated androgen regulates metabolic (liver or other energy storage tissues) or reproductive function in female mice.

Candidates must

  • have a Ph.D. degree;
  • Experience in the study of animal physiology, specifically related to in vivo and in vitro metabolic, or reproductive studies;
  • Be highly motivated,
  • Be able to work both independently and collaboratively;
  • Show excellent critical thinking, scholarly ability and communication skills.

Mentor teamis available for candidate. We will support the right fellow to 1) be the primary authors on their work; 2) apply for fellowship; 3) achieve the goal of their career development
Primary mentor: Dr. Sheng Wu, Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Pediatrics; Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology; Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Co-mentor: Dr. Rexford Ahima, Director, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Professor of Medicine, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Diabetes, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Send application letter, CV, and three relevant referees to: Sheng Wu, PhD, NIH scaled salary.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year


  • Doctorate (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Other types of insurance