A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the laboratory of Jon Resch in the Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology for candidates interested in neural circuits controlling homeostatic motivational drives and physiology. The Postdoc will use transgenic mouse models and state-of-the-art neuroscience and genetic technologies to lead one or more projects related to obesity, hunger, sodium appetite, and/or metabolism.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.