Post-Doctoral Fellow in Pain Neurobiology: Washington University School of Medicine
Post-doctoral position in the Gereau Laboratory at the Washington University Pain Center and Departments of Anesthesiology and Neuroscience. The successful candidate will become part of a large, multidisciplinary, and internationally recognized neuroscience community. This position will incorporate state of the art optogenetics, patch clamp electrophysiology, in vivo imaging of neuronal activity, and development/refinement of novel micro-scale optoelectronic systems, with a goal of understanding circuit and cellular mechanisms of acute and chronic pain.
For more information/application please contact Robert Gereau at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications for the position should include a curriculum vitae and names/contact information of three professional references. Washington University is an equal opportunity employer.
A successful candidate should have the following qualifications: • Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Biomedical Engineering, Cell Biology or related field, with a track record of productivity and innovation • Solid background and hands-on experience in electrophysiology, in vivo imaging, biomedical engineering, or optogenetics. • Creative thinking skills, command of the neuroscience literature • Affinity for performing experimental animal research • Ability to work collaboratively with excellent communication skills