Postdoctoral Fellow/Pharmaceutical Sciences - 200000016P
postdoctoral fellow position is available in Dr. Jianxiong Jiang laboratory, Department
of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy. The Postdoctoral Fellow will work
with Dr. Jiang in neuropharmacology and investigate the molecular mechanisms
underlying neuroinflammation-associated conditions utilizing both pharmacological
and genetic approaches. The study is also involved in the identification of molecular
targets that are druggable for disease intervention. This postdoctoral fellow position
provides multiple opportunities for career development in both academia and
pharmaceutical industry for those who are interested in CNS drug discovery. For
more information about Dr. Jiang’s current research, please visit the lab
website (https://jiang.lab.uthsc.edu ).
will be given to applicants with research experience in epilepsy and/or glioma
and/or a degree in neuroscience, molecular pharmacology, biomedical sciences, or
related field. Applicants with advanced skills in biochemistry, molecular
biology, cell biology, immunohistochemistry, and animal research are highly desired.
Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential
College of Pharmacy is located in the center of Memphis Medical District: The University
of Tennessee Health Science Center; Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and St. Jude
Children's Research Hospital, an outstanding biomedical research community with
solid commitment to postdoctoral training. The College of Pharmacy is currently ranked
No. 20 in the nation by U.S. News &
World Report and is among the top 20 pharmacy schools receiving research
funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
or equivalent doctoral degree in neuroscience, molecular pharmacology,
biomedical science, or a related field.
Salary will be commensurate with relevant experience and is competitive
for postdoctoral fellows. The position includes an excellent benefits package ( http://www.uthsc.edu/postdoc/benefits.php ). Located in Memphis, a dynamic Mid-South city rich in
culture, history, diversity, music and cuisine, the University of Tennessee Health
Science Center is one of the largest,
most comprehensive academic health centers in the United States with a solid
commitment to postdoctoral training. UTHSC is an EEO/AA/Title
VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA/V institution in the provision of its
education and employment programs and services.
Campus/Institute - Memphis
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