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Title:  Research Postdoctoral Fellow (MD)

Division:  Ophthalmology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $53,790
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  7808

Summary

The Department of Ophthalmology and the Cullen Eye Institute provide educational programs for ophthalmology residents and fellows, medical and graduate students, research scientists, and practicing ophthalmologists; support research in the structure, function and diseases of the eye and the visual system; offer the highest quality eye care available; and sponsor public programs for prevention of eye disease and injury.  Physicians at the Alkek Eye Center and at Baylor Vision are improving patients' vision and advancing the treatment of eye disease and disorders.  We offer exceptional clinical and surgical care, innovative, advanced treatment options based on the latest research, and state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. We invite you to learn more about our nationally and internationally recognized physicians and our cutting-edge translational research.

The Department of Ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a candidate for a full-time position as a Research Postdoctoral Fellow (MD).  The position will work with Dr. Douglas Koch, Professor.  The position will focus on research regarding the development of allele specific oligonucleotides to treat autosomal dominant inherited retinal dystrophies.

Job Duties

  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • May establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals. 
  • May be responsible for laboratory operations.
  • May supervise research staff.
     

Minimum Qualifications

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD).
  • No experience.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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