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One or more postdoctoral positions are available immediately studying pain mechanisms associated with multiple musculoskeletal diseases. Interests of the laboratory include studying neuronal activation in isolated cells, organs, and in vivo systems, using ion channel reporters and transgenic mice. The individual will have the opportunity to work as part of a collaborative team to develop new methods for understanding neuronal remodeling with musculoskeletal pathology and to supervise undergraduate engineering students.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Interested individuals should send a curriculum vitae to: Lori Setton, Ph.D. Contact Email: email@example.com
Qualifications include PhD in biology, biomedical engineering or other relevant areas of biomedical sciences.
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, independent, and possess training in areas of neurobiology, cell culture, electrophysiology, animal studies (preclinical work), or musculoskeletal pathology.
Candidates should also have a demonstrated record of achievement, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills to work with a multidisciplinary research team.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. This position is for the Danforth Campus.
Post Doc Instructions:
Please do not submit an application to this posting.� To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in �Applicant Special Instructions�.
Base pay commensurate with experience.
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