Job posting number: #7053258
Posted: September 19, 2018
Job DescriptionA postdoctoral fellowship is available in the laboratory of John Pandolfino in the Department of Medicine/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. The group is investigating underlying mechanisms of dysphagia in the adult population. The lab uses new and established physiologic testing of adults with swallowing disorders, clinical interventions, mathematical modeling and behavioral approaches to address the multiple contributors to symptomatology in persons with dysphagia. Currently, the lab is supported by a P01 grant from NIDDH to study dysphagia pathogenesis and an R01 grant focused on reflux pathophysiology and physiologic testing.
The successful candidate will be a physiologist with experience in gastrointestinal physiology and clinical research. Intermediate level or above statistics and some programming experience is preferred. The new postdoctoral fellow will work as part of a team that includes members of other laboratories in the Departments of Pathology, Surgery and Biomechanical Engineering at Northwestern University. The laboratory space is located on the downtown Chicago campus of Northwestern University.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications, laboratory experience, and institutional guidelines.
Interested individuals should send a detailed CV with bibliography, research interests, and contact information for three referees to John Pandolfino at email@example.com.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.