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Collaboration Type: Fellowship
Collaboration Title: Funded Research Fellowship / UMass Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Date Available: Immediate/October 2022 and until position filled
Location: Worcester, MA
Description: Join the Restorative & Regenerative Surgery Innovation Research Group of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Massachusetts Medical School
Our team welcomes applications from highly motivated individuals interested in learning and conducting research in the field of Plastic Surgery and become future leader surgeon-scientists.
Our research embracing all aspects of Plastic Surgery, ranging from tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, to medical devices, surgical education, surgical quality improvement, and global plastic surgery. We are committed to provide opportunities to candidates to both advance their education and career, and to produce high-quality scholarly work. This position will involve work with small/large (rodents/swine) animal models as well as clinical trials.
This is a funded position.
Although we will consider all applications, preference will be given to the following candidates:
  • 12 months commitment, possibly 24 months
  • Starting date by November 2022
  • M.D. and/or Ph.D.
  • Experience working with animals (rodents, possibly swine)
  • Experience in wet lab techniques (histological and molecular analysis)
  • Experience in biomedical engineering and/or with the design of medical devices
  • Ability to independently manage multiple projects
  • Good knowledge of biostatistics
  • English proficiency, excellent verbal and written communication skills
    Talented medical students interested in pursuing a career in Plastic Surgery are welcome to apply.
    International candidates meeting the US Department of State requirements for a J-1 Visa (Research Scholar) can also apply.
    Interested applicants should submit by e-mail a one-page statement describing their goals and their interest in this position, an updated CV (including publications), and one letter of recommendation to:
    Giorgio Giatsidis, M.D., Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Surgery & Lead Surgeon Scientist
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School
    E: mailto:giorgio.giatsidis@umassmed.edu">giorgio.giatsidis@umassmed.edu
  • Contact: Giorgio Giatsidis, M.D., Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Surgery & Lead Surgeon Scientist
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School
    E: giorgio.giatsidis@umassmed.edu">giorgio.giatsidis@umassmed.edu