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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Yaping Joyce Liao

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Liao, Yaping Joyce
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Appointment Start Date: 
Immediately available
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Dr. Y. Joyce Liao

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.

We have an opening for a full-time postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Y. Joyce Liao, M.D. Ph.D. in the Department of Ophthalmology to conduct human or animal vision research. The postdoctoral fellow will work as part of Dr. Liao’s lab to perform in vitro and in vivo (animal) vision research.  The goal of our study is to investigate the pathogenesis and treatment of optic neuropathies, which includes studies of retinal ganglion cells, glia, and the role of inflammation, metabolic derangement, and vascular compromise leading to axonal dysfunction and neurodegeneration.

Required Qualifications: 
  • Completion of Ph.D., M.D., or M.D. Ph.D. training
  • Track record of writing and publication
  • Preference is given to those with experience in vision research and use of animal models
Required Application Materials: 
  • CV
    • List of publications
    • Research skills
    • References


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