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Job Summary

The laboratory of Dr. Sun at the College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to study drug tissue distribution in cellular levels in various mouse models (  The Sun Lab's research focuses on drug discovery and nanomedicine for cancer therapeutics.  One of the areas is nanomedicine for targeted drug delivery and cancer therapy. We employ a combination of state-of-the-art approaches, including mass spectrometry imaging, confocal microscopy, etc. to dissect the drug tissue distribution in cellular levels. 



Responsibilities include preparing and characterizing nanoformulations; working with various mouse tumor models; handling mice; performing cryosectioning and IHC.

Required Qualifications*

  • Ph.D. in a discipline related to pharmaceutical sciences. 
  • Fluency in written and spoken English. 
  • Experience with handling mice.
  • Proficiency in nano/pharmaceutical techniques.
  • Solid background in tumor biology and nanoformulations is preferred. 
  • Ability to perform cryosectioning and IHC is a plus. 
  • Candidates are expected to conduct research independently under the supervision of the PI.

Background Screening

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U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.