Washington University of St. Louis Postdoctoral Research Associate - Cell Biology and Physiology - 42995 in St. Louis, Missouri

Post Doc Instructions

Please do not submit an application to this posting. To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in “Applicant Special Instructions”.

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions

Seeking applicants for postdoctoral fellow positions in the lab of Dr. Amber Stratman at Washington University in St. Louis, Department of Cell Biology and Physiology. The laboratory takes a multimodal approach to studying vascular development utilizing zebrafish, specialized 3-dimensional in vitro assays, and genomics to identify pathways modulating blood vessel formation, patterning, and stabilization. Particular strengths of the lab currently focus on mural cell biology, vascular hemorrhage, and blood flow mediated gene regulation. Opportunities to compete for external funding are highly encouraged.

Required Qualifications

MD/PhD or PhD in Vascular Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Physiology, or related fields.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with tissue culture and molecular biology techniques
  • Experience working with zebrafish
  • Ability to work independently, yet maintain open communication with peers
  • Sound verbal and written communication skills

Salary Range

Base pay commensurate with experience.


This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.

Applicant Special Instructions

Interested candidates should provide a cover letter describing their research experience and future interests, along with a CV and contact information for three references to Dr. Amber Stratman (a.stratman@wustl.edu).

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate - Cell Biology and Physiology - 42995

Job ID: 42995

Location: Medical School

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular