Title:  Postdoctoral Associate- Molecular Neuroscience

Division:  Biochemistry
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $63,000
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  11679


The Wensel Laboratory in the Department of Biochemistry is seeking a Postdoctoral Associate to study Retinal Function, Neurodegeneration and In Vivo Gene-Editing. The Wensel Laboratory is located in the Verna and Marrs McLean Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 

Job Duties

  • Carries out independent research projects on Neurodegeneration and Gene Editng under mentorship of P.I.
  • Plans and conducts experiments.
  • Analyzes data.
  • Prepares publications describing results.
  • Assists in training and mentoring of lab personnel, including graduate and undergraduate students.
  • Maintains good communication with lab leader and members.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D in Biomedical Field.
  • Demonstrated research productivity through publications.



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