Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Ophthalmology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $59,784
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  12192


Dr. Wei Li's laboratory at Department of Ophthalmology, Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a talented and motivated Postdoctoral Associate. Our translational research focuses on development of novel therapies to treat ocular vascular diseases, including diabetic retinopathy, wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and retinopathy of prematurity.

Our recent publications can be found in PubMed at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/myncbi/wei.li.2/bibliography/40172985/public/?sort=date&direction=descending.

Job Duties

  • Performs animal procedures in our research, including:

    • intravitreal injection,

    • subretinal injection,

    • corneal surgery,

    • retinal dissection in adult and neonatal mice.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • This position requires previous experience in animal research.
  • Knowledge of ophthalmology, and experience in ophthalmic or animal surgery skills.



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