Postdoctoral Associate (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
- University of Miami
- Location: Miami, FL
- Job Number: 7062231 (Ref #: R100036127)
- Posting Date: Nov 7, 2019
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionThe University of Miami Miller School of Medicine's Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology has an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Associate in Dr. Michal Toborek's laboratory. The main focus of the research will be on molecular and cellular mechanisms of injury to the brain endothelium and the blood-brain barrier. The work will involve both cell culture research and animal experiments. The candidate for this position is a recent doctoral graduate, who is highly motivated and has expertise in neuroscience, virology, molecular biology, cellular techniques, and/or animal experimentation. Please complete an online employment application and also forward your resume to Dr. Toborek at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: Ph.D., M.D., or other doctoral-level degree in a relevant discipline. Prefer knowledge in one or more of the following: neuroscience, virology, molecular biology, cellular techniques, and/or animal experimentation.
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