A postdoctoral researcher position is available in Dr. Ksenia Gnedevaâs laboratory at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA. . The appointee will examine the role of the Hippo signaling pathway in the context of sensory epithelia development and regeneration. Techniques required to conduct this research include genetic and viral engineering; scRNA-seq; bioinformatics data analysis; and protein assays. To learn more about our research and the position please visit the lab webpage: https://sites.usc.edu/gnedevalab/ Applicants must have a Ph.D., preferably in molecular biology, stem cell biology, neuroscience, or a closely related field, and be highly motivated and dedicated to research. Candidates with a background in sensory neuroscience, studying retina or inner ear in particular, are strongly encouraged to apply.
Interested applicants should send a CV, cover letter, and contact information. Located in sunny Los Angeles, USC offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits program. For details please visit: https://postdocs.usc.edu/scholars/benefits/ USC is an equal opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
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