Faculty Research Position (Rank DOQ)
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience is seeking motivated candidates for a faculty position. The position will focus on studying voltage-gated potassium channel modulation of microglia NLRP3 inflammasome activation and inflammatory responses induced by HIV, methamphetamine and antiretroviral drugs alone or in combination in an NIH-funded project. Proposed studies will be conducted on cultured microglial cells and brain slices taken from humanized mice via multidisciplinary approaches. Candidates should apply online at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/49613. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Ph.D. in neurobiology or related disciplines with a strong background in molecular and cell biology as evidenced by first-author publications.
Knowledge and experience in electrophysiology will be an asset