Highly motivated individuals are invited for a postdoctoral position immediately available in the Laboratory of Dr. Xiao-Ming Xu at Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Group (SCBIRG), Stark Neurosciences Research Institute (SNRI), and Department of Neurological Surgery at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. Salary will be competitive and based upon qualifications and experience.
As the nation's largest medical school, IUSM is committed to being an institution that not only reflects the diversity of the learners we teach and the patient populations we serve, but also pursues the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We desire candidates who enhance our representational diversity, as well as those whose work contributes to equitable and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUSM strives to take an anti-racist stance, regularly evaluating and updating its policies, procedures, and practices to confer equitable opportunities for contribution and advancement for all members of our community. We invite individuals who will join us in our mission to advance racial equity to transform health and wellbeing for all throughout the state of Indiana.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D. in neuroscience or a related discipline and are expected to conduct a strong research project in spinal cord injury (SCI). Candidates with expertise or interest in animal genetic models of SCI, cell culture, cell transplantation, cell and molecular biology, gene therapy and functional assessments, are particularly encouraged to apply.
Department Contact for Questions:
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OAA #: IUSM009972016
Internal Number: 10413
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