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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Eric Gross

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Gross, Eric
Department Name: 
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
4 years, renewed annually
Appointment Start Date: 
Open to discussion
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Application materials can be submitted by email to Eric Gross (

Do you or someone you know flush after they drink alcohol?  Further, how does alcohol flushing impact human health?
The Eric Gross laboratory at Stanford University is seeking a postdoctoral scholar to study the effects of aldehyde production and metabolism in the basic science laboratory.  Through a NIH funded grant, our laboratory is developing precision anesthesia strategies in the basic science laboratory which ultimately can be translated and implemented to the clinic during surgery.  We have unique tools to study aldehyde production and metabolism including knock-in mice, experimental drugs to boost aldehyde metabolism, and cutting edge assays to quantify aldehydes.  There can also be opportunity to translate your findings and perform human volunteer studies.
The Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine is part of the School of Medicine at Stanford University.  We have had a continued excellence in anesthesiology research and for the past decade ranked in the top 5 NIH funded schools in the United States.  To apply for the position, send an email which includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Eric Gross ( 

Required Qualifications: 
  • PhD in biology, chemistry or related fields
  • Track record of publication in peer-reviewed journals
Required Application Materials: 
  • Cover letter describing your expertise, your research goals and your career goals
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Contact information for 3 references


Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.