Postdoctoral Fellow - Ear Development and Regeneration

Location
Houston, Texas (US)
Salary
Starting at $50,000 per year + benefits, depending on experience
Posted
June 06 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Postdoctoral Fellow - Ear Development and Regeneration

Postdoctoral positions are available in the lab of Andy Groves at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. A range of projects are available depending on the interests and experience of the applicant, including projects on inner ear regeneration, cochlear patterning, inner ear / placode induction, craniofacial patterning and new mouse models of deafness.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in biomedical science and experience with one or more of: Developmental biology, imaging and confocal microscopy, mouse handling and breeding; molecular biology and protein chemistry; bioinformatic analysis of "-seq" datasets; ES cell culture. Previous experience in inner ear or craniofacial biology is welcome, but not necessary. Successful applicants should be highly self-motivated, have outstanding experimental and communication skills, and be able to think and work independently. More details can be found at our website (https://www.bcm.edu/research/labs/andrew-groves). 

This position can be filled at the level of postdoctoral fellow or staff scientist depending on qualifications and candidate preference. Salary is negotiable depending on experience, but the starting salary for a year 0 postdoc is $50,000. We invite applications from candidates requiring visa sponsorship in addition to US citizens and permanent residents.   

About Baylor College of Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine is located in Houston's Texas Medical Center, a 1,300-acre complex housing more than 50 independent institutions. BCM is the only private medical school in the Greater Southwest, and ranked as one of the top schools for biological research in U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Graduate Schools 2019. Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.  It has a wide range of core labs, excellent transgenic mouse facilities and opportunities for collaboration both within Baylor and the wider Texas Medical Center.

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