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Anesthesiology Basic Sci Research



Research Instructor

The Bruchas Lab in the Division of Basic Research within 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 neuroscience. Expertise in opioids, pharmacology, optogenetics, feeding circuits, and reward neurobiology are critical. Successful candidates will have a strong publication history and be able to demonstrate the ability to successfully compete for external funding. Proficiency in fiber photometry, optogenetics, chemogenetics, viral mapping, biochemistry, immunohistochemistry, and behavioral pharmacology are prerequisites. 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.

PhD and postdoctoral experience.



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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