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Postdoctoral Scholar Position in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
University of California, Los Angeles

Date Posted Mar. 2, 2021
Title Postdoctoral Scholar Position in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
University University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Department School of Dentistry/Bioengineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Polymer Science
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)

A postdoctoral position in biomaterials and tissue engineering is available in the Lee Group ( at the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry. We have several ongoing multi-year projects supported by NIH and DoD focused on developing new biomaterials and molecular therapeutic strategies to repair craniofacial and orthopedic skeletal defects.

The successful candidate will receive unique training in the interdisciplinary area of tissue engineering by interacting with a multidisciplinary team of investigators that brings expertise in biomedical engineering, polymer chemistry, bone biology, and animal disease models.

The ideal candidate will a recent Ph.D. in biomedical engineering, materials science, chemistry, biology, or related field with experience in polymer design and synthesis, nanoparticle synthesis/characterization, drug delivery and hydrogel systems.

Interested candidates should send the following in a single PDF: i) cover letter describing research experience and future goals, ii) curriculum vitae including a publication list, and iii) the names and contact information of three references to:

Min Lee, Ph.D.
Division of Advanced Prosthodontics
Department of Bioengineering
Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology
University of California, Los Angeles
10833 Le Conte Avenue, CHS 23-088F
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668

The position is available immediately and salary will be commensurate with NIH guidelines

Additional information about our research program is available at:

  • The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

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Contact Information

  • Min Lee
    School of Dentistry
    University of California, Los Angeles
    10833 Le Conte Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90095
  • 310-825-4420
  • 310-825-6345


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