Washington University of St. Louis Postdoctoral Research Associate - Pulmonary - 41816 in St. Louis, Missouri

Post Doc Instructions

Please do not submit an application to this posting. To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in “Applicant Special Instructions”.

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Division. This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions

The Haspel Lab, housed within the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care at Washington University in St. Louis, is recruiting post-doctoral research fellows to participate in NIH-funded programs. The lab focuses on the role of biological timing in chronic lung disease and critical illness related to circadian rhythms and aging. Topics include: 1) the role of circadian clock genes in antiviral defense; 2) the role of clock genes in chronic airway disease; and, 3) the role of aging in the establishment of lung pathology. Successful candidates will have a strong background in bench-level molecular and cell biology, biochemistry, and virology. Prior experience with mouse models is helpful. The position offers both independent and collaborative research, and participation in grant and manuscript writing.

A brief description of the research focus of our lab can be found at http://dbbs.wustl.edu/faculty/Pages/faculty_bio.aspx?SID=6581.

Required Qualifications

Successful candidates will have an M.D., Ph.D. or equivalent degree.

Salary Range

Base pay commensurate with experience.


This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.

Applicant Special Instructions

A CV and research interest summary should be sent to Dr. Jeffrey Haspel (jhaspel@wustl.edu).

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Pulmonary - 41816

Job ID: 41816

Location: Medical School

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular