A Postdoctoral Researcher position is available immediately in
the Department of Biology at University of Dayton for a self
motivated scientist to study the molecular mechanisms of early eye
patterning and birth defects in the eye. The candidate will be
expected to work on the Drosophila model to study Drosophila model
of Alzheimer's Disease (for more details see our recent
publications: Tare et al., 2 11 PLoS ONE, Tare et al., 2 16 Cell
Death and Dis., ).
A Ph.D. in Biology, Developmental Biology, Molecular Biology or
Effective interpersonal skills.
Excellent written communication skills.
While not everyone may possess all of the preferred qualifications,
the ideal candidate will bring many of the following:
Experience with Drosophila genetics, Immunohistochemistry,
Microscopy and Biochemistry
Effective oral communication skills.
PhD degree awarded within the last 3 years.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
A federal court on December 7, 2021, issued a ruling that suspends
the COVID-19 vaccine requirement that applies to federal
contractors nationwide. With this development, the University will
pause any enforcement action against employees who have not
complied with the requirement to be fully vaccinated by Dec. 8,
2021 or to have requested an exemption to maintain their employment
The University will continue to monitor the state of the pandemic
on campus and in the community as well as developments in federal
and state requirements, and also will continue to regularly consult
with public health officials and our medical panel. As has been the
case throughout the pandemic, our protocols and requirements are
subject to change depending on conditions on campus or in our
community, and government requirements.
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