The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine has an exciting opportunity for a Postdoctoral Associate. The Postdoctoral Associate will be an integral part of a major scientific effort directed at the evaluation of novel molecular and cell transplantation strategies for the treatment of pain. The position would be ideal for a candidate familiar with spinal cord/peripheral nerve injury-induced chronic pain research.
The duties and responsibilities for this position may include, but are not limited to:
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Neuroscience or related discipline, should be highly motivated and capable of both independent and team work. Experience with small rodent surgeries, rodent behavioral testing, cell culture, immunocytochemistry, neurochemistry and molecular biology or biomedical engineering are desirable. Ability to analyze and present data, manuscript preparation, and contribution to grant applications and reporting are also required responsibilities of the Postdoctoral Associate.
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