Faculty Research Position (Rank DOQ)

University of Nebraska Medical Center Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience
Omaha, Nebraska
Salary commensurate with exper
Jan 13, 2020
Feb 12, 2020
Position Type
Full Time

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