Pathology – Senior Fellow (NN27894)

Position Overview

Organization: School of Medicine, Pathology

Title : Senior Fellow

Search Number : NN27894

Position Details

The Rea laboratory in the Department of Pathology is seeking to hire a post-doctoral fellow with expertise in biochemistry and nematode genetics who is interested in extending their interests into the biology of aging. Projects will be centered on a new longevity pathway involving p38 MAPK and mitochondria. The selected candidate will have considerable experience in molecular biology, high initiative, and a record of publications that focus on mechanistic approaches to important biological problems. This is a great opportunity for new or junior post-doctoral fellows who enjoy working at the cutting edge of a rapidly moving field. This position requires a Ph.D. in a relevant scientific discipline. The position also requires computing and communication skills, including proficiency in scientific writing.

This is a full-time position and is initially available for one year, but may be extended. US citizens and permanent residents who fulfill the funding eligibility requirements of the NIH T32 Genetic Approaches to Aging Training Grant ( are particularly encouraged to apply. The start date for this position would be as soon as possible.


Application Instructions

Application  Instructions:  

Applications should be sent by email to Dr. Shane Rea ( Applicants are requested to send a single PDF file that includes a cover letter, a CV (including an official transcript of grades) and contact details for two references. The single PDF may also include one or two representative publications.

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