DUTIES: Applications are invited for an NIH-funded postdoctoral research appointment at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University, Brooklyn, NY. We are seeking a creative and resourceful scientist for quantitatively intensive experimental/computational investigations of electrophysiological dynamics of induced pluripotent stem-cell derived cardiac myocytes (iPSC-CMs), including using a Nanion Dynamite8 automated patch-clamp system. For related work, see: www.christinilab.org *** Interested candidates should email (using Subject line: last name, first name: Applicant for quantitative electrophysiology postdoc position) the following, as a single bundled PDF: (1) cover letter that includes a brief description of research experience and interests; (2) curriculum vitae; and (3) names and email addresses of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org *** (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED: PhD in physiology or related discipline. The ideal candidate will ave a strong publication record and will have expertise in cellular electrophysiology, cell culturing, and/or related experimental methods. Given the quantitative nature of the research, applicants with experience in computational modeling and mathematical analyses are encouraged to apply. Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.