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Postdoctoral Research Associate

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC Omaha, NE

Job Description

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available immediately in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska to participate in sensory control of cardiovascular and autonomic regulation. A new NIH R01 award supports this position. Collaborative projects with the Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology are underway that include the function and electrophysiology of autonomic neurons and the role of cardiac and skeletal muscle sensory endings in the pathogenesis of heart failure and hypertension. The successful applicant will be expected to already have a relatively strong electrophysiology background such as brain slice recording. The applicant will be trained to use cellular, molecular, in vivo and in vitro electrophysiological (patch clamp, central and peripheral neural recording) and integrative approaches to address questions related this area of research. Although outstanding candidates in all areas of physiology will be considered, special consideration will be given to individuals who will complement our existing strengths in neural control of the cardiovascular/immune/renal systems and has previous experience in one or more of the research approaches described herein.

Job Details

Date Posted July 22, 2017
Date Closes November 19, 2017
Requisition 2017 - 147
Located In Omaha, NE
Salary Comment Salary Commensuarte with Experience
Department Anesthesiology 50000508
Function Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic)
SOC Category 00-0000.00