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Anesthesiology Basic Sci Research



Research Instructor - Division of Basic Research

The Washington University Division of Basic Research in the Department of Anesthesiology at Washington University School of Medicine invites applications for a research-track junior faculty position at the level of Instructor. The ideal candidate has five or more years of post-graduate training in ion channel function and physiology. Expertise in excised-patch and whole-cell patch clamp electrophysiology applied either to native cells or heterologously expressed channels is essential.  Experience in Ussing chamber transpithelial potential measurements is preferred, along with some familiarity with basic animal handling necessary to undertake behavioral experiments. Ability to do basic biochemistry, including western blotting or immunostaining is desired.  Successful candidates will have a strong publication history including substantive first-author publications and have the potential ability to successfully compete for external funding. Washington University is committed to the recruitment of candidates traditionally underrepresented on university faculties. Individuals of any race, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation are encouraged to apply, as are disabled individuals and veterans. The School of Medicine at Washington University is committed to finding solutions to global health problems, including ones that affect minority and disadvantaged populations.


Ph.D. and postdoctoral experience.


No end date

An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer

Washington University seeks an exceptionally qualified and diverse faculty; women, minorities, protected veterans and candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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