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Research Associate, Department of Neuroscience
University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia
 
 
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Date Posted 12/24/2021
Category
Admin-Laboratory and Research
Employment Type FullTime
Application Deadline Open until filled
 
 
 
 
 

The Department of Neuroscience at the University of Virginia seeks a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work in the lab of Dr. Ukpong Eyo. The successful candidate will perform research in the field of microglia in development and neurodevelopmental disorders. The laboratory aims to elucidate the mechanisms by which microglia are involved in the developing brain and interact with the vasculature. Techniques that will be employed include flow cytometry, confocal and electron microscopy, in vivo two photon imaging, behavioral studies and transcriptomic techniques. The successful candidate will join the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia at the University of Virginia, which provides access to state-of-the-art microscopy and flow cytometry facilities.

For more information about our research, please visit our website: https://med.virginia.edu/neuroscience/research/research/eyo-lab/

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education: Qualified candidates must have an M.D. and/or a Ph.D. in Immunology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, or a related field in hand by the start date

Experience: The candidate is expected to at least one first-author publication in a peer-reviewed journal. Extensive experience in neuroimmunology, flow cytometry, confocal microscopy and a basic knowledge of cellular immunology techniques is is preferred as well as RNA sequencing techniques. The ability to work independently, yet also interact well with a diverse group of scientists and students is essential.

This is a restricted position; continuation is dependent on funding and satisfactory performance.

Priority application review will begin January 3, 2022, but the position will remain open until filled.

TO APPLY:

Please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition # R0031405 Internal applicants must apply through their UVA Workday profile and search “Find Jobs,” and search for requisition # R0031405. Complete an application online and attach the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • CV/resume
  • Professional reference list

The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. Applications that do not contain all required documents will not receive full consideration.

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Michelle Williams, Senior Recruiter/Faculty Search Advisor, at mew8js@virginia.edu .


COVID Vaccination Requirement
 

Please visit this page prior to applying for current information regarding vaccination requirements for employment at UVA.

The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.



The Department of Neuroscience at the University of Virginia seeks a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work in the lab of Dr. Ukpong Eyo. The successful candidate will perform research in the field of microglia in development and neurodevelopmental disorders. The laboratory aims to elucidate the mechanisms by which microglia are involved in the developing brain and interact with the vasculature. Techniques that will be employed include flow cytometry, confocal and electron microscopy, in vivo two photon imaging, behavioral studies and transcriptomic techniques. The successful candidate will join the Center for Brain Immunology and Glia at the University of Virginia, which provides access to state-of-the-art microscopy and flow cytometry facilities.

For more information about our research, please visit our website: https://med.virginia.edu/neuroscience/research/research/eyo-lab/

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education: Qualified candidates must have an M.D. and/or a Ph.D. in Immunology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, or a related field in hand by the start date

Experience: The candidate is expected to at least one first-author publication in a peer-reviewed journal. Extensive experience in neuroimmunology, flow cytometry, confocal microscopy and a basic knowledge of cellular immunology techniques is is preferred as well as RNA sequencing techniques. The ability to work independently, yet also interact well with a diverse group of scientists and students is essential.

This is a restricted position; continuation is dependent on funding and satisfactory performance.

Priority application review will begin January 3, 2022, but the position will remain open until filled.

TO APPLY:

Please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition # R0031405 Internal applicants must apply through their UVA Workday profile and search “Find Jobs,” and search for requisition # R0031405. Complete an application online and attach the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • CV/resume
  • Professional reference list

The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. Applications that do not contain all required documents will not receive full consideration.

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Michelle Williams, Senior Recruiter/Faculty Search Advisor, at mew8js@virginia.edu .


COVID Vaccination Requirement
 

Please visit this page prior to applying for current information regarding vaccination requirements for employment at UVA.

The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.


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