The University of Illinois Chicago is pleased to announce the Postdoctoral Research Associate in Biomedical Engineering for Highly Motivated Students for the 2022-2023 academic year in the United States.
This research project will use in vivo photoacoustic imaging in a preclinical model of addiction to study the neuronal and vascular effects of the synthetic opioid fentanyl in rats. This position is available to a well-qualified, highly motivated and eager to learn scientist who wishes to develop scientific and professional skills in a friendly and stimulating environment.
The University of Illinois Chicago is a public research university in Chicago, Illinois. Its campus is located in the Near West Side community area, adjacent to the Chicago Loop. UIC is also the largest university in the Chicago metropolitan area, with over 33,000 students enrolled in 16 colleges and the state’s premier public medical center.
Why Choose to Study at the University of Illinois at Chicago? The University of Chicago is recognized for its dedication to open and rigorous inquiry, the strength of its intellectual traditions, intense critical analysis, and lively debate. Their committed scholars continually seek creative solutions to complex problems. UIC professors are highly specialized trailblazers. They ensure success by offering an exceptional academic experience to all of their students.
30th June 2022
University: The University of Illinois Chicago
Department: Biomedical Engineering
Course level: post-doctoral research
Application mode: online
The award is in the United States
Eligible Countries: All nationalities.
Eligible course or subjects: post-doctoral research in biomedical engineering.
Eligibility criteria: To be eligible, applicants must meet all the criteria indicated:
- Ability to work independently. Ability to collect, analyze, summarize and interpret research results in reports and communicate results in the field. Knowledge and experience with the current principles of scientific integrity. Excellent time management and organization skills. Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work with others in a collaborative environment. Microsoft office software skills.
How to apply
How to apply: Applicants must have submitted their postdoctoral research Applications. All applicants are considered directly.
Supporting documents: Students submit the following documents to the university:
- Degree certificate and official transcripts
- Curriculum vitae
- Letters of reference
Admission Requirements: Applicants must have or are in the process of holding a PhD. or an MD, Ph.D. with a background in biology, neuroscience, neurology, biomedical engineering, bioengineering, physics, biomedical physics, or computer engineering. Knowledge of optics, ultrasound, and photoacoustic imaging is preferential. Experience with animal models (rats), manipulation, and surgery are positive.
Language Requirements: If English is not your first language, you must provide a recognized English language test or qualification.
The University of Illinois Chicago will provide a good salary package to successful applicants in the United States.