Employment Opportunity

Postdoctoral Position - C. elegans Redox Biology and Signaling

Washington University School of Medicine

Type: Postdoctoral

Primary Research Area: Aging

Location: Saint Louis, MO, USA

Salary Range: $40,001 - $50,000

Submit CV, Resume or Application By: December 13, 2018


Postdoc Position
A joint postdoctoral position is open immediately in the laboratories of Drs. Jason Held and Kerry Kornfeld at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. The position will focus on investigating the key aspects of redox biology that govern C. elegans lifespan extension signaling with an emphasis on utilizing cutting-edge optogenetic tools. Individuals with a strong background in C. elegans biology, especially aspects related to lifespan and stress response signaling, as well as molecular biology and genetics are encouraged to apply. Prior experience with redox biology and optogenetics is a plus but not required.

Required Qualifications:
PhD in related field: redox biology, geroscience, cell signaling, metabolism

Applicant Instructions:
Applicant should send a cover letter and CV with the names and contact information of three references directly to Dr. Jason Held at jheld@wustl.edu or write to:

Jason M. Held, Ph.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
Campus Box 80676
660 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

For more information, please contact:

Jason Held
Campus Box 80676, 660 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110
Telephone: 415-827-8510