Essential Functions: Jason H. Mateika PhD is a Professor in theDepartment of Physiology at Wayne State Universityand a VA Research Career Scientist. Dr. Mateikarecently has a research proposal recommended forfunding. The proposal is designed to investigate theimpact of genetically or spinal cord injury inducedreductions in central nervous system serotonin onmechanisms that influence breathing stability andcardiovascular/autonomic function during sleep inmice.He is seeking Research Associates interested in thisresearch area. Post-doctoral candidates with expertisein telemetry implantation, plethysmography,echocardiography, dissection, sectioning andimmunohistochemistry are preferred.
Qualifications: PhD/MD with experience in respiratory physiology andneuroscience.
Internal Number: 76_205105
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.