University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine Philadelphia, PA, United States
May 17, 2017
The Department of Clinical Studies, Philadelphia in the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has an opening for a Research Associate position for an individual with PhD to develop CRISPR/Cas9 large animal models of human genetic diseases and to develop large animal model of NPC2 disease. Will work in the field of peripheral neuropathies utilizing current animal models to understand the molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration and develop therapies for hereditary neuropathies for preparation of grant submissions with in a year’s time. Expected to present your work at research meetings, prepare manuscripts for publications and apply for intramural and extramural funding. To apply, please send your CV, names of three references, and a letter describing your research interest to Susan Scheerbaum at firstname.lastname@example.org or Rosenthal 207, 3800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 AA/EOE. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities / Women / Individuals with disabilities / Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply. Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.