Research Associate

Apr 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Duties and Responsibilities: Conduct research in the laboratory of Dr. Ivana Kuo. Creative and self-motivated post-doctoral fellow to investigate intracellular ion channels and calcium signaling in cardiac and renal diseases. The position will focus on the interrogation of signal transduction pathways and resultant calcium-contractile responses that underlie non-hypertensive cardiac disorders. Experience in two or more of the following areas is preferred: genetic manipulation, whole-animal physiology, protein-protein interactions, electrophysiology, live cell imaging. The ideal candidate will possess strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to work as part of research team.

Minimum Qualifications: Interested and highly motivated candidate with a PhD/DPhil degree (or near completion of a PhD/DPhil or equivalent) in Physiology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or a related and relevant field of biomedical science.

Preferred Qualifications: