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Postdoctoral Research Associate
Purdue University in Indianapolis

Date Posted Sep. 21, 2023
Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
University Purdue University in Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN, United States
Department Department of Biomedical Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Materials Sciences/Polymer Sciences
    Chemistry - Organic
    Chemistry - Medicinal
    Chemistry - Biochemistry
    Biomedical Sciences
    Biology - Molecular
    Biology - Cell Biology
    Biology - Biochemistry

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for a Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in the Lin Research Group at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University in Indianapolis. The lab is part of Purdue University but is located adjacent to Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis and is affiliated with Indiana University Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center. Our research focuses on designing multifunctional polymeric biomaterials, including hydrogels, nanoparticles, and cell surface coatings, for releasing therapeutically relevant agents and for delivering adult, stem, and progenitor cells for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine applications. ​Our research projects are highly interdisciplinary and integrate knowledge from polymer chemistry and engineering, bioconjugate chemistry, biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, and immunology. For this position, we are looking for a post-doc level research scientist with interests and experience in developmental cell and molecular biology and stem cell differentiation.  

Candidates should hold a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry and Biochemistry, Cell & Molecular Biology, or other stem cell-related fields. In addition to traditional cell and molecular biology techniques, we are particularly interested in scientists with a strong background in single-cell sequencing, transcriptome, proteome, and next-gen sequencing. Candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills and have experience/interest in mentoring graduate and undergraduate students. Interested individuals should prepare application materials, including (1) a cover letter summarizing past research experience, future research interests, and career plan and (2) a detailed CV with a list of publications and names of at least 3 references. Please email the application materials to Prof. Chien-Chi Lin (

  • Purdue University is an equal opportunity employer and our policy prohibits discrimination against anyone for reasons of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, disability, and covered veterans. All are welcome to apply.

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Contact Information

  • Chien-Chi Lin
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Purdue University in Indianapolis
    723 W. Michigan St. SL220
    Indianapolis, IN 46202
  • 13172740760


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