The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Department of Anesthesia currently has an opening for one full-time (100%) Postdoctoral Research Scholar (FP01). The Postdoctoral Research Scholar will perform pain and acupuncture studies in an advanced research setting. Projects will involve exploring the mechanism of acupuncture analgesia. The overall goal of the research is to examine how acute pain, chronic pain and inflammation are regulated by acupuncture treatment.
Interested candidates should apply for this position by visiting our website at: http://jobs.uiowa.edu and refer to Requisition #2823. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Required qualifications for this position include; a Ph.D. in a field that involves neurophysiology training, 1 to 2 years of experience in a pain research setting, demonstrated ability to independently design, execute and interpret experiments, demonstrated ability to develop and apply electrophysiology and molecular biology knowledge and skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills. A strong publication and presentation record will be expected.
Additional Salary Information: $47,484.00 to Commensurate
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