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Postdoctoral Fellow - Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition


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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Medicine, Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition

Title: Postdoctoral Fellow - Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition


Position Details


Position Description

The lab of Dr. Joshua Thaler (https://depts.washington.edu/doce/our-research/researchprograms/thaler-laboratory) in the Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, seeks a postdoctoral fellow for research on CNS regulation of body weight and glucose homeostasis to begin immediately. This is a 12-month full-time position. Extension of the appointment is possible but subject to availability of funds.

Qualifications

Ph.D. and/or M.D. or foreign equivalent required.  Ideally, the candidate will have a strong background in neuroscience, immunology, molecular biology, or metabolic physiology. As this postdoctoral position is funded through an NIH institutional training grant, we can only consider applicants who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents (i.e. green card holders). Applicants with independent funding sources will also be considered.

Instructions

To apply, please submit a letter of interest and CV that includes potential references via Interfolio.

Hiring Division Contact: Kim Mabee, kmabee@uw.edu

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University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed,
religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information,
gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.

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