Postdoctoral position

University of Missouri

Posted 6 months ago

Postdoctoral position available to study neural control of cardiovascular funciton


A postdoctoral associate position is available in the Department of Medicine in the School of Medicine University Missouri. The successful candidate is expected to carry out funded research projects, perform experiments, present results in laboratory meetings, and write manuscripts. There will also be opportunities to develop your own independent research interests. The successful applicant will be exposed to other studies in the laboratory, which will involve aspects of biochemistry, cell biology, neuroscience, and cardiovascular physiology. Preference will be given to those with expertise in one or more of the following fields: neural control of autonomic functions, behavior testing, and/or cell and molecular biological assays.

The successful candidate should be an enthusiastic scientist, a good teammate, and have demonstrated exceptional potential. Resources are available for travel to scientific meetings and formal training is available with regards to grant writing, research ethics, rigor and reproducibility. This position includes benefits and compensation is congruent with NIH stipend levels. Applicants will need to provide a cover letter (stating your career goals), curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three references. Position has an expected duration of one year with opportunity for extension. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. For any questions related to the requirements for this position please contact De-Pei Li at

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