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 UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.

Our NIH funded lab aims to identify novel genes underlying Fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy and other anterior segment 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 Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 75390-9057
Mootha Lab 

UT Southwestern is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer