Postdoctoral position in retinal development and regeneration, University of Kentucky

Posted 8/6/2020

An NIH-funded postdoctoral position is available in the lab of Dr. Ann Morris to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying retinal development and regeneration in zebrafish. We are located in the Department of Biology at the University of Kentucky ( We are a collaborative and diverse group, and our department includes several labs studying development and regeneration across different animal models. We are seeking applicants with the following skills: research training in developmental, cellular, or molecular biology; strong writing and communication skills; and an interest in developing novel technical approaches.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Ideal start date is fall 2020. Candidates should upload application materials to the UK Jobs site (, Position FE02290), and/or send the following materials directly to Dr. Morris ( cover letter, CV, 1-page statement of research interests and career goals, and the names and contact information for three references.

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Last Updated 08/06/2020