Applications areinvited for a postdoctoral fellow position in the laboratory of Dr. RajashekharGangaraju, PhD, in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University ofTennessee Health Science Center in Memphis. The highly motivated postdoctoralfellow will be investigating the role of stem cells in visual disorders. Thework will include isolation and study of adipose stem cells, endothelial andneuronal cells and genetic manipulation of such. Also, an array ofneurodegeneration model organisms will be analyzed by ex vivo and in vivoimaging of the neurovasculature. The Department of Ophthalmology and extendedresearch teams provide a highly dynamic and collaborative environment fosteringscientific breakthroughs. This position is for a one-year appointment, but hasthe potential to be renewed.
Internal Number: 169005
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