FELLOWSHIPS

NIH PRE- AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS - APPLICATION DEADLINE AUGUST 4, 2015

NIH PREDOCTORAL fellowship awards have been established through NIH support provided by the Organogenesis Training Program.  The goal of this NRSA fellowship award is to provide two years of support to Ph.D. students who have achieved candidacy and who wish to undertake a research project in the field of Organogenesis.  The project must cross interdisciplinary lines and fit within the goals of the Center for Organogenesis as outlined below in Mission Statement.  NIH POSTDOCTORAL fellowship awards (1) has been established through NIH support provided by the Organogenesis Training Program.  The goal of this NRSA fellowship award is to provide two years of support to postdoctoral fellows (Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree) to undertake a research project in the field of Organogenesis.  The research project must cross interdisciplinary lines and fit within the goals of the Center for Organogenesis as outlined below in Mission Statement.  Applicants must be US Citizens or permanent residents.  

Organogenesis Mission Statement

The mission of the Center for Organogenesis is to provide an infrastructure for the study of Organogenesis at the University of Michigan. The field of Organogenesis unites research in the clinical, basic science, and applied arenas with a common, directed goal: To understand the basic mechanisms by which organs are formed and maintained, and to use this knowledge to regenerate or replace damaged or diseased organs.  The following research focus areas have been defined:

  • Stem Cell Biology
  • Organ Development
  • Tissue Engineering and Organ Regeneration/Replacement
  • Organ Injury and Disease

Application Submission

Send a pdf of your signed and completed application to rpintar@umich.edu. PLEASE REQUEST RECEIPT CONFIRMATION.  Send additional support letters electronically or mail to: Rebecca Pintar c/o Center for Organogenesis, University of Michigan,109 Zina Pitcher Place 2058 BSRB, Ann Arbor MI 48109-2200   (email: rpintar@med.umich.edu) Incomplete applications and/or applications received after the deadline date will not be accepted.

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS 5:00 PM ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2015.

 

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