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Postdoctoral Fellow, Neuroinflammation, Molecular Stroke Research

Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow, Neuroinflammation, Molecular Stroke Research
Position Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
Areas of Expertise Desired: Molecular, Cellular Biology, Neuroinflammation, and Transcription Factors

Dr. Jean-Pyo Lee’s research group at the University of California Riverside (UCR) is recruiting a highly motivated and talented postdoctoral researcher with expertise in molecular and cellular biology, and transcription factors. Our dynamic team investigates stem cells, aging, neuroinflammation, and related neurological diseases using cutting-edge techniques and in vitro/in vivo mouse models. 

The ideal candidate will be independent and innovative, with a strong background in molecular biology and transcription factors. Extensive mentorship and professional growth opportunities are provided. The position offers full-time research engagement in state-of-the-art facilities within the Multidisciplinary Research Building (MRB) at UCR, fostering a diverse, inclusive, and well-mentored environment.

Applicants must hold a doctoral degree (PhD, MD, or equivalent) and demonstrate excellent communication skills, as well as proficiency in data analysis and manuscript writing. Demonstrated leadership abilities and experience in supervising team members are essential. We offer a competitive salary, benefits, and a supportive working environment that encourages innovation and excellence.

To apply, submit your CV with publication record and a list of three references to: jeanpyo.lee@ucr.edu

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. The School of Medicine at UCR is the sixth University of California medical school and serves the rapidly growing and dynamic Inland Southern California region.

Riverside is about an hour away from the greater Los Angeles area, beaches, ski slopes, and hiking and sightseeing in mountain or desert environments. Housing in the area is very affordable. There is also easy access to the rich cultural amenities of the greater Los Angeles area. University of California Riverside is an equal opportunity employer.