We are looking for outstanding candidates with a PhD or MD/PhD (completed within the last two years) in any area of biology and excellent publication record to pursue innovative studies in retinal development and disease with a focus on gene regulation, RNA biology, epigenome and signaling pathways. Applicants should have proven experience in biochemistry, developmental, cell and molecular biology, genetics and/or computational biology. Previous involvement in vision research is not essential. Successful fellows will have a strong passion to conduct independent scientific research and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The annual stipend will be commensurate with experience and training.

For more information, visit https://nei.nih.gov/research/research-labs-and-branches/neurobiology-neurodegeneration-repair-laboratory.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter with career goals, potential research projects of interest, curriculum vitae with publications, and contact information of three references to Anand Swaroop, Ph.D., Senior Investigator and Chief, NNRL/NEI/NIH at swaroopa@nih.gov

The NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs. DHHS, NIH, and NEI are Equal Opportunity Employers.

Last updated: April 30, 2021