Research Associate (non-tenure track faculty position), Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins Unive
Johns Hopkins University
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Internal Number: A-72948-11
The Department of Ophthalmology/Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is looking for an expert in High-throughput Phenotypic Screening and Large-scale Genetic Disease Modeling. Applicants must hold a PhD and/or MD (or equivalent) and have a minimum of four years post-doctoral experience in vision science or related fields of study. Applicants with experience in whole-organism chemical and genetic screening methodologies are of particular interest.
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