The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is one of the premier research universities in the United States with internationally recognized programs in AIDS and bacterial pathogenesis, bone biology and disease, cancer, diabetes and digestive and kidney diseases, free radical biology, immunology, lung disease, neuroscience, trauma and inflammation, and basic and clinical vision science among others. UAB is committed to the development of outstanding postdoctoral scientists and has been consistently ranked in recent years as one of the top 10 locations among U.S. universities for training postdoctoral scholars.
UAB is recruiting candidates for postdoctoral positions in a variety of research areas. UAB faculty are well-funded (20th in 2005 NIH funding), utilize multidisciplinary approaches, and provide excellent research training environments that can lead exceptional candidates to entry-level positions in academia, government, or the private sector. Full medical coverage (single or family), competitive salaries/stipends, sick leave, vacation, and maternity/paternity leave are offered with every position. Depending on the source of funding, other benefits may be available. Birmingham is a mid-size city centrally located in the southeast near beaches and mountains, and enjoys a moderate climate for year-round outdoor activities and a cost of living rate lower than most metropolitan areas.
Visit our website: http://www.postdocs.uab.edu, under Postdoctoral Opportunities to view posted positions. Send your curriculum vitae and cover letter to the contact name for those positions for which you are qualified and which interest you. University of Alabama at Birmingham, Office of Postdoctoral Education, telephone: 205-975-7020