University of Iowa
Iowa, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Nov 05, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a non-tenure track faculty position as an Associate for one to three years to perform research on genetic and environmental mechanisms involved in the pathophysiology of autism spectrum disorder using mouse models. A doctoral degree or an equivalent professional degree is required.  Expertise with transgenic mouse models, behavioral testing and analysis, stereotaxic surgery, gonadal hormone manipulation, pharmacological techniques, viral vector administration, statistical analysis, in vivo and ex vivo imaging, and microscopy is required. A background in pharmacology and physiology, and four or more years of relevant postdoctoral experience is also required.  Appointees will be expected to obtain funding and to assist the lab director with grant applications.  Research experience in computational analysis desired.

To apply for this position visit The University of Iowa website at, requisition number 74034. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants  are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.