Postdoctoral Research Associate

The University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska
Salary is commensurate with experience.
April 15 2019
2019-128 and 2019-136
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type

The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience is seeking two self-motivated instructors to work on molecular mechanisms underlying premature aging associated with HIV infection and co-morbidity of drug abuse specifically with respect to mitophagy and autophagy. Individual is expected to develop an independent research program and should have knowledge of cell culture, animal work, isolation of primary cells from brain, and molecular biology techniques as well as should be proficient in giving presentations. Ph.D. in scientific field, good communication, and written skills are required. One position will focus on mitophagy and epigenetic mechanisms of aging. Applications for this position should apply online at Second position will focus on long non-coding RNA and epigenetic mechanisms of HIV-associated AD. Applications for this position should apply online at Please submit CV and two letters of recommendation with your applicant profile. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.