Pharmacology & Toxicology
A postdoctoral position is available in the lab of Dr. Jai Subramanian (https://pharmtox.ku.edu/jai-subramanian ) in the School of Pharmacy (https://pharmacy.ku.edu ) at the University of Kansas. The successful candidate will use state of the art multi-color, multi-photon imaging to study the in vivo synaptic dynamics associated with memory loss in mouse models of Alzheimer's disease.
The ideal candidate would be a highly motivated scientist with experience in animal surgeries. Programming (MATLAB, Java) experience is highly desirable.
80% - Plan, conduct experiments (mouse surgeries, multiphoton imaging, etc.) and analyze data to understand the mechanisms of synaptic dysfunction in mouse models of Alzheimer's disease.
10% - Lab management responsibilities such as equipment maintenance, inventory maintenance, and assistance in animal care.
10% - Train graduate and undergraduate students in performing research.
: To be appointed at the Postdoctoral Researcher title, it is necessary to have the PhD conferred at the time of hire. Appointments made without a diploma or certified transcript indicating an earned doctorate are conditional hires and are appointed on an interim basis not to exceed 6-months. Upon verification of degree the appointment will be extended to its full duration. This position is limited term with a typical duration of 1-5 years. Individuals who have served for a total of 5 years or more as a postdoc fellow/researcher (at KU or any university) are not eligible.
Contact Information to Applicants
Additional Candidate Instruction
A complete application includes an online application, cover letter, resume highlighting pertinent experience relative to the required and preferred qualifications, and contact information for three professional references. Only complete applications will be considered.
Application review begins January 21, 2020, and will continue until a successful candidate is identified.
Advertised Salary Range
Commensurate with experience
Application Review Begins
Anticipated Start Date
Limited Term End Date
University of Kansas - Lawrence
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
40 hours a week
Conditions of Employment
Contingent on Funding, Limited Term
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