Job Seekers
Post Resume
Find Jobs
Get jobs by email
Post Jobs
Find Resumes
Get resumes by email
Postdoctoral Fellowship (Evans Research Lab)
Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Date Posted 01/25/2022
Admin-Laboratory and Research
Employment Type FullTime
Application Deadline Open until filled

Posting Details
Posting Number 201103132
Position Title Postdoctoral Fellowship (Evans Research Lab)
State WI
Employment Status Full Time
Position Status Limited Term
If Limited Term (End Date of Assignment, Project, or Grant) 03/31/2023
Position Type Faculty
Position Overview
The Evans lab invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow position in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at Marquette University. The Evans lab studies neural control of sleep and daily rhythms, using real-time cellular imaging, genetic manipulations, neurochemistry, cell culture, and behavioral assays. The successful candidate will receive mentorship and training in these approaches, as well as in areas of experimental design, execution, data analyses, and scientific communication to advance the applicant’s career interests and goals. 
The successful candidate will join an interactive team of neuroscientists dedicated to understanding mechanisms of plasticity and pathology that impact human health and disease. For more information, please visit the Evans lab website (http://www.marquette.edu/biomedical-sciences/EvansLab.shtml ), follow us on Twitter (@CircaJennEvans) and learn more about our exciting department (https://www.mubiomedicalsciences.com/discover-researchers-bisc ).
Duties and Responsibilities
The successful candidate will conduct preclinical research in rodent models using cellular and molecular approaches, including real-time imaging of neuronal function using advanced genetic and optogenetic techniques. These studies will be complemented by behavioral studies conducted by the postdoc in collaboration with other members of the research team. Other responsibilities include critical analysis of the literature, data interpretation, technique optimization, and communication of research results through presentations and publication.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Earned doctorate (or its foreign equivalent) or appropriate terminal degree, a record of scientific productivity, and ability to conduct preclinical research using rodents.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Prior experience in the field of behavioral neuroscience, circadian biology, and/or molecular biology is preferred. Individuals with expertise in these areas are highly encouraged to apply.
Department Biomedical Sciences
Posting Date 01/24/2022
Closing Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
References should send letters of recommendation to Dr. Jennifer Evans at jennifer.evans@marquette.edu .  Letter should address your academic and/or research experience. Thank you!
EOE Statement
It is the policy of Marquette University to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other applicable federal or state-protected classification.

*Please mention academicjobs.net to employers when applying for this job*
Academic Jobs
Academic Advertising
260 Peachtree Street, N.W.
Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30303
Google Plus
About Academic Jobs
Advertise Jobs
Contact Us
Site Map
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Resources / Links
Copyright © 2022 Academic Jobs - All Rights Reserved.