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Job Summary

Seeking a postdoctoral fellow with extensive previous basic science experience in neuronal systems who is energetic, enthusiastic, and enjoys collaborative and independent science. 

Responsibilities*

Duties for this position include:
- Microsurgical skill is a must. Applicant must be comfortable with rodent surgery with little training.
- Molecular biology experiments (genetics, epigenetics, proteomics).
- Cell culture techniques (maintaining established lines, starting new cell lines for the lab, transfection experiments).
- Handling and managing animals (mice and rats, isolating tissues, sectioning, ISH and IHC).
- Manuscript preparation.

Required Qualifications*

- Microsurgical skill set and extensive previous surgical experience.
- Ability to work and troubleshoot independently.
- Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe software.

Desired Qualifications*

 Highly motivated, detail oriented, responsible individual with excellent communication and organizational skills.

Additional Information

Mission Statement:

The Kellogg Eye Center seeks to improve lives through curing, preventing and treating eye disease. 

Guiding Principles: Teamwork, Caring, Innovation, and Integrity

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.