Project Scientist Series

Irvine, CA
Jun 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
  • School of Medicine - Anesthesiology


    Open May 31st, 2017 through May 31st, 2018


    The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of California, Irvine anticipates openings in the Project Scientist Series, to study mechanisms of pain transduction.

    Our current research focuses on identification of potential target genes and/or pathways responsible for abnormal sensation development in different animal models. Gene chip analysis, cellular and molecular biology techniques, histochemistry, small animal surgeries and behavioral analysis are utilized in the studies.

    Preference will be given to applicants who are interested in the molecular bases of pain and have experience in using one or more of the following techniques: models of pain and genetically modified mice, immunoprecipitation, Western blots, immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, RT-PCR, and recombinant DNA techniques.

    Candidates should have an M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree(s)

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    Applications will be considered until positions are filled.

    The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
    Job location Irvine, CA


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