INSTITUTION: UMASS Medical School
DEPARTMENT: Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
ADDRESS: 364 Plantation St. LRB804, Worcester, MA 01605
CONTACT PERSON: William Kobertz
DATE OF AVAILABILITY: immediate
DURATION: 2 – 3 years
SALARY: NIH scale
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Dr. William Kobertz.
This position is for an applicant who will use cellular imaging and electrophysiological techniques to fluorescently visualize extracellular K+ over the varied cardiomyocyte landscape. Applicants are expected to be able to design and conduct experiments independently.
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Full-time postdoctoral position requiring a Ph. D. in biophysics, physiology, or related field.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE: Whole cell patch clamp electrophysiology with mammalian cells is required. Isolation and culturing of primary mammalian cardiomyocytes, and patch-clamp fluorometry expertise is desired, but not required.
TO APPLY: Applicant should send or email their CV, to William Kobertz at firstname.lastname@example.org including the names of three references.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: until filled