The Department of Bioengineering is in search of a Post-Doctoral Associate in Dr. Xinyan (Tracy) Cui's lab. Incumbent will be responsible for conducting a research project funded by NIH. The main responsibilities include project management, coordinating with collaborators, conducting 2 photon imaging and electrophysiology experiments, analyzing data using quantitative and statistical methods, writing progress reports and manuscripts. The incumbent will also be expected to help train graduate students and write grant proposals and complete other assignments that the principal investigator may request.
The Department has a long-standing and unique relationship with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and other academic departments at the University of Pittsburgh as well as neighboring Carnegie Mellon University. Our faculty are shared with these organizations, offering our graduate students who are advised by some 100 different faculty advisors, persuing graduate research across 17 Departments and five Schools. Our undergraduate class-size of approximately 50 students per year ensures close student-faculty interactions in the classroom and in the laboratory.
Please be sure to include your CV to the application.
Job requirements: PhD in BioE with solid research and training experiences in neural engineering with skills in electrophysiology, histology and 2 photon microscopy.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets