Washington University of St. Louis Biomedical Engineering in St. Louis, Missouri

Post Doc Instructions

Please do not submit an application to this posting. To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in “Applicant Special Instructions”.

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. This position is for the Danforth Campus.

Essential Functions

A postdoctoral position is available at Washington University in St. Louis to study the biology and application of ultrasound sensitive ion channels. The group (P.I. Jianmin Cui, website: https://research.engineering.wustl.edu/jcui/members.html) investigates the mechanism of ultrasound sensitivity in ion channels and function of these channels expressed in brain, heart and other tissues. The study is part of a multi-lab effort supported by NIH to develop a noninvasive tool for neural stimulation with high spatiotemporal precision.

Required Qualifications

Motivated and enthusiastic individuals with a recent Ph.D. training in neuroscience, physiology, biophysics or biomedical engineering are welcome to apply. Candidates with backgrounds in electrophysiology, biophysics, and ultrasound physics/technology are encouraged to apply. The position is available immediately with the yearly renewable contract.

Salary Range

Base pay commensurate with experience.

Applicant Special Instructions

Please send a brief letter describing research experience/interest, CV, and contact information for three references electronically to: jcui@wustl.edu.

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Biomedical Engineering - 41490

Job ID: 41490

Location: School of Engineering

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular