Available Postdoctoral Positions

Genetics of Eye Disease

A postdoctoral research opportunity in eye genetics is now available in the laboratory of V. Vinod Mootha, M.D., in the Department of Ophthalmology and the McDermott Center for Human Genetics, at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Our NIH-funded lab aims to define the molecular genetic basis of Fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy and other eye disorders. We are seeking a highly motivated fellow with a strong, proven publication record for a special opportunity to combine the new tools of genomics with functional studies. The ideal candidate will hold a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree and have strong molecular and cellular biology skills. Qualified applicants should send a CV, a brief statement of research interests and goals, and contact information for three references to:

V. Vinod Mootha, M.D.
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, Texas 75390-9057