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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Yang Hu

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Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Hu, Yang
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Postdoc Appointment Term: 
1 year
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Please send application materials to Dr. Yang Hu at 

Postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Yang Hu at Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine.

We are studying the molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration and axon regeneration after CNS injury and neurological diseases, using retinal ganglion cell (RGC) and optic nerve in various optic neuropathies mouse models.
The laboratory is situated in a new research building surrounded by many excellent labs with tremendous training opportunities for cutting edge techniques. In addition, Stanford University provides an excellent nurturing and collegial academic environment for highly motivated trainees in career development

Required Qualifications: 
  • We are looking for highly motivated candidate who has recently obtained his/her Ph.D in biomedical research fields.
  • Experience in deep sequencing, genetics and molecular biology are desired, but more important is the passion for basic and translational research.
Required Application Materials: 
  • One-page statement of research accomplishments and interests
  • CV
  • 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.