A postdoctoral position is available in a research laboratory studying neurodegenerative changes following neurotrauma especially from auditory and vestibular perspectives. The lab currently utilizes electrophysiology, histological techniques along with molecular tools to investigate patho-mechanisms of clinical sequelae following neurotrauma especially focusing on auditory and vestibular impairment.
UB SPHHP is one of the only schools in the country to include both public health and health professions, providing faculty and students with unique opportunities for collaboration. For more information on UB SPHHP, please visit: http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/. http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/.
The University at Buffalo is the State University of New York’s largest and most comprehensive research-intensive university and is its primary center for professional education and training. We are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. UB provides a rich environment for collaborative interdisciplinary research with faculty within the SPHHP, as well as with faculty at other schools located in the Academic Health Center (Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Dental Medicine, Pharmacy and Nursing), and faculty outside of the Academic Health Center, such as Social Work, Law, Architecture and Planning, Engineering and Applied Sciences, and others.
Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York State and is located on the shores of Lake Erie, upriver of the majestic Niagara Falls. Buffalo – the City of Good Neighbors – is undergoing a renaissance with a rapidly growing economy, vital academic health sciences center, and affordable cost of living. The Western New York educational system is excellent. Buffalo-Niagara is a region of 1.2 million people, world-class art galleries and museums, a comprehensive city-wide system of parks and green space, a vibrant theater and music community, and major and minor league sports teams.
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
The candidate must hold a PhD Anatomy/Neuroscience/BioMedical Sciences or MD degree. The successful candidate will have experience in animal surgery, histological techniques and data acquisition and analysis. Prospective candidate should exhibit strong willingness to learn new cross-disciplinary domains in the research area.
Experience in MATLAB or Python is highly desirable. Knowledge of signal processing is also desired.