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University of Rochester Research Assistant Professor - 228754 in Rochester, New York

Research Assistant Professor Job ID 228754

Location School of Medicine & Dentistry Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Neurology/CTN Glial Disease


The division of Glial Disease & Therapeutics, within the Center for Translational Neuromedicine looking for a Research Assistant Professor whose interests are principally in research and who provides special areas of expertise required for complex, collaborative research programs.

This position will focus on immunohistochemical characterization of the glymphatic system and astrocytes combined with in vivo functional imaging experiments. He/she will use their expertise to develop a better understanding of the glymphatic system in the sleep-wake cycle and how pathological changes of glymphatic fluid transport in chronic neuropathic pain affects brain function. In addition to appointment in the Center, the faculty appointment also will be held Neurology.

Successful candidates will have 5 or more years in relevant postdoctoral study as well as a strong publication record. A Ph.D. and/or M.D. is required.

A post-offer health assessment is required.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #228754 at

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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