Researcher: Endocrinology

South Africa
Jan 29, 2018
Feb 12, 2018
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Stellenbosch University

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Researcher: Endocrinology

Ref. TGB4/026/0118




  • Managing the diabetic wound healing research group;

  • Conducting research which encompasses epidemiological-, in vivo and in vitro cellular studies on the aetiology of impaired diabetic wound healing, with investigations being centred on how and why stem cells become dysfunctional.


Job Requirements:


  • A PhD in Physiology, Molecular- or Cellular Biology;

  • Experience in endocrinology research, patient studies, as well as expertise in stem cell culture and flow cytometry;

  • A proven track record in generating external funding for research;

  • Record of student supervision supported by a strong publication record.


Enquiries regarding job content: Prof William Ferris on 021 938 9448, or on

Enquiries regarding remuneration/benefits as well as technical assistancewith the electronic application process: Human Resources Division, Tygerberg Campus on 021 938 9636


Commencement date:

1 March 2018


Closing date:

12 February 2018


The University will consider all applications in terms of its Employment Equity Plan, which acknowledges the need to diversify the demographic composition of the staff corps, especially with regard to the appointment of suitable candidates from the designated groups.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment.


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