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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Ximena Corso Díaz

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Corso Díaz, Ximena
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
1 Year, possible extension is eligible/applicable
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

SUBJECT LINE: Applicant Name, Dr. Corso Postdoc Application
to Dr. Ximena Corso Díaz

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.

Our lab is interested in elucidating molecular mechanisms that control transcriptional programs in neuronal cells with the aim of preventing/reversing neurodegeneration. Various projects are available focusing on the role of RNA-binding proteins and non-coding RNAs in retinal development, aging and disease.
The successful candidate will implement a combination of approaches, including high-throughput sequencing, functional genomics screening, biochemistry, imaging, and electrophysiology.
Postdoctoral researchers will find numerous opportunities for advancing their careers and receiving mentorship as they implement innovative technologies at the intersect of RNA biology, genomics, and neuroscience.

Required Qualifications: 

• Training in cellular and molecular biology, genetics, neuroscience, bioinformatics or related fields
• PhD and/or MD degrees
• Qualified non-US residents/citizens are welcomed to apply

Required Application Materials: 

• CV
• A one-page statement of research interests and accomplishments
• Contact information for 3 professional 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.