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Post Doctoral Associate #18-040
Position Number:18-040
College or Other:Other ODU Units
Department:Center for Bioelectrics
FT/PT Status:Full Time

A post doctoral associate position is available to apply electrophysiological, fluorescence imaging, and cell biology techniques to study excitation and other membrane and cellular effects of ultra-short electric pulses. The position is open in the laboratory of Dr. A. Pakhomov of Research Center for Bioelectrics at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, and is supported by extramural grants. Please contact the PI regarding further details of the ongoing and planned research projects.

A PhD or an equivalent degree in biology, biophysics, physiology, biomedical engineering, or related discipline is required. Applicants with experience in patch clamp, live cell microscopy, physiology of cardiac myocytes and neurons, isolation of peripheral nerve fibers, and calcium signaling are especially encouraged to apply.

Job Responsibilities:

1. Maintains and propagates cells in culture, utilizes general cell culture techniques

2. Analyses electrophysiological data

3.  Performs experiments focused on cell membrane effects of nanosecond pulses

4.  Performs experiments using fluorescence techniques

5.  Isolates and maintains primary cells from tissues

6.  Performs experiments in cultured cells

7.  Provides training to students and technicians

8.  Performs cell biology experiments

9.  Analyzes data, reports results at research conferences and in scientific journals

The position is available immediately and open until filled. To apply please visit ODU Research Foundation website at http://researchfoundation.odu.edu and include CV, list of publications, and names and addresses of three references. Click on the employment tab and follow the link. Position # 18-040. AA/EOE/M/F/Disability/VETS/Drug Free