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Zhaokang Cheng Lab WSU Cardiovascular Research Laboratory

Postdoctoral Research Associate

We are looking for motivated individuals with a recent PhD degree in biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology or a closely related field. Successful candidates will be appointed as a Postdoctoral Research Associate, which is a full-time (12 month), non-tenure-track faculty position funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

  • Successful candidates should have significant biomedical research experience as demonstrated by first-author publication(s) in internationally recognized, peer-reviewed journals.
  • Required technical skills include cell culture, western blotting, immunohistochemistry, immunoprecipitation, quantitative RT-PCR, and/or animal models of human disease.
  • Prior knowledge in cardiovascular biology and pathophysiology is preferred.

To apply, please send your CV with a list of at least 3 references to

PhD program in Pharmaceutical Sciences & Molecular Medicine

The Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Molecular Medicine program is based on the WSU Health Sciences campus in Spokane, where you will interact face-to-face with research faculty and students in pharmacy, medicine, nursing, and other health sciences. For details, please visit:

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships

The College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (CPPS) Summer Research Fellowship program at Washington State University provides an excellent hands-on research experience for undergraduate and PharmD students who have expressed an interest in pursuing research careers in pharmaceutical, biomedical, or health sciences. For details, please visit: