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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Iram Ahmad

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Ahmad, Iram
Appointment Start Date: 
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Does this position pay above the required minimum?: 
No. The expected base pay for this position is the Stanford University required minimum for all postdoctoral scholars appointed through the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs. The FY25 minimum is $73,800.

The Ahmad lab is seeking postdoctoral fellows interested in working on brain imaging and hearing loss. We have multiple projects ranging from mechanistic studies of tolerance induction in mouse models, systems analyses of tumor-immune co-evolution, and the development of new immunotherapies. The ideal candidate would have experience working on adaptive immunity, but our lab has diverse projects, and all interested candidates should apply.

In the Ahmad lab, we use DTI, a type of MRI to build an understanding of the brain in children with hearing loss. We have a particular interest in the auditory pathway.

Required Qualifications: 

• PhD in the neuroscience or related disciplines
• Experience in neuroscience, imaging, radiology or related
• Strong oral and written scientific communication skills
• Enthusiasm for working on multi-disciplinary projects
Some combination of the following qualifications is preferred:
• Experience working with FSL programming and free surfer
• Expertise with R programming and matlab

Required Application Materials: 

• CV (with publications)
• Contact information for 2-3 references (will not be contacted without your prior approval)
• 1-3 letters of reference, if already available (OK to apply without these)
• No cover letter is required, but please let me know (in 2 or 3 sentences) why you are interested in the lab


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.