Working Title: Research Associate
Position Type: Professional Research Staff
Department: Department of Neurology
Posting Date: 08-08-2014
The Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia seeks a Postdoctoral Research Associate position at the University of Virginia to visualize macro and micro- neuronal circuits underlying seizures and status epilepticus utilizing advanced microscopy techniques (two-photon and intravital imaging) combined with genetically engineered mice, labeled proteins and neurons. The successful candidate would work jointly in the Keck Center for Cellular Imaging with Dr. Ammasi Periasamy and in the laboratory of Dr. Jaideep Kapur. Education and training in developing novel techniques, preparing grants, and presentations at scientific meetings will be available through mentoring and active collaboration with other researchers.
Applicants should possess a PhD in a neuroscience or biomedical engineering or related discipline in hand by start date and a record of productivity. Previous experience in fluorescence microscopy imaging and neuroscience is desirable.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0614798. Complete a Candidate Profile on-line; attach a CV, statement of research interests and experience, and contact information for three references.
Applicant review will begin 08/18/2014 and the position will remain open until filled.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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