Research Associate-Fixed Term
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Job no: 473640
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College:
College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Pharmacology Toxicology 10034646
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Research/Scientific
The Dorrance and Jackson Labs are seeking a highly motivated research associate (Postdoctoral Researcher) to work on an exciting and recently funded study to assess how vascular dysfunction may lead to cognitive impairment in overweight rodent models. The research associate will work primarily on calcium imaging and electrophysiology studies to assess if cerebral endothelial cell calcium transients are altered by high fat feeding. The candidate will also assist in experiment planning, data collection and analysis. The successful applicant will also train and supervise students. The candidate will also responsible for publishing the results and will assist in grant preparation.
Doctorate -Pharmacology, Physiology or a related fi
A recent PhD in Pharmacology, Physiology or a related field is required.
Significant Calcium imaging experience is desired.
Required Application Materials
Statement of Research Interest
Please submit a CV, letter, and Statement of Research Interests via the careers.msu.edu website. Also submit the names and contact information for three references to Dr. William Jackson (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin on November 14, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
Summary of Health Risks
Duties associated with this position involve working with unfixed animal tissue, as well as human andanimal cells in culture.
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