Postdoctoral positions are available in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Center at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, US. The Cao lab is looking for candidates who are interested in understanding the mechanisms of migraine headache as well as exploring targets for new therapeutics with a multidisciplinary approach. For more information please see website.
Candidates will have a recent MD and/or PhD in neuroscience (or a related scientific discipline) and a strong record of research accomplishment. Expertise in two areas is preferred: 1) primary neuronal culture, biochemistry, molecular and cell biology, and/or 2) mouse survival surgery and behavioral tests. The successful candidates will be highly motivated, having solid command of literature and excellent critical thinking skills, able to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team.
Applicants interested in the position should send their curriculum vitae and statement of research interests, along with contact information for three references to:
Washington University Pain Center