Postdoctoral Research Associate - Neuroscience - 42015

Updated: 18 days ago
Location: Seattle, WASHINGTON
Job Type: FullTime

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”.

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.  Appointment may be for up to three years. 

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Neuroscience.  This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions

The Department of Neuroscience at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Fellow with experience in, and enthusiasm for, the teaching of Human Anatomy to first year medical students in the course “The Human Body: Anatomy, Embryology & Imaging”. Teaching experience in other anatomically related fields, such as Neuroscience and/or Histology, while not required, would be desirable. 

Required Qualifications

Applicants should have completed a Ph.D., or equivalent degree, and have experience in teaching dissection-based Human Anatomy. 

Salary Range

Base pay commensurate with experience.

Department Summary

Washington University School of Medicine offers many exciting opportunities for research collaborations and it is expected that the applicant will pursue research within a laboratory in the Department of Neuroscience. Preference will be given to research areas of current faculty including Biological Anthropology, Paleoanthropology, Cranial and/or Dental Morphometrics, Bioinformatics, Comparative Neurobiology and other aspects of Neuroscience.

Further information about the Department of Neuroscience at Washington University School of Medicine can be found at .


This position is eligible for full-time benefits.  Please visit our website at to view a summary of benefits.

Applicant Special Instructions

Applicants should send a letter summarizing teaching and research experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Amy Bauernfeind ( ) and Kari Allen ( ). Applications are due Friday, November 30th , 2018.  Applications will be evaluated by a search committee, with final appointment approved by the Department Chairman. Screening of applications will begin immediately.

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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