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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: 
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
1 Year (possible extension)
Appointment Start Date: 
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Please email a copy of your CV (see required materials) to:
Dr. Y. Joyce Liao 
Brianna Bennett, Lab Coordinator

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 FY23 minimum is $68,238.

Stanford Postdoctoral Scholar Position in Human Pathology Research
We have an opening for a full-time postdoctoral fellow (immediately available) in the laboratory of Y. Joyce Liao, M.D. Ph.D. in the Department of Ophthalmology to conduct translational neurodegeneration research, located at 1651 Page Mill, Palo Alto, CA 94303
Position Description:
The postdoctoral fellow will work as part of Dr. Liao’s lab to perform histologic and other studies using human autopsy optic nerve, retina, and other specimen.
The goals of these studies are to better understand the factors that contribute to irreversible loss of neurons in the eye-brain pathway and to identify effective treatment options.

Required Qualifications: 
  • Completion of Ph.D., M.D., or M.D. Ph.D. training and a track record of writing and publication.
  • Preference is given to those with experience in human autopsy research studies and expertise with immunohistochemistry.
Required Application Materials: 
  1. Updated CV
    • Include list of publications, research skills
    • References 


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