Physiology and Biophysics


The Department of Physiology & Biophysics at the University of Washington announces a search for a full-time faculty member at the assistant professor (tenure track) level with a 12-month service period. This position will be in the new UW Center for Computational Neuroscience.  We seek an individual (PhD and/or MD or foreign equivalent) with outstanding scholarly achievements and research interests in computational or theoretical neuroscience. read more

Hit the Ground Running: Preparing Postdoctoral Scholars for Academic Success
The Department of Physiology and Biophysics is pleased to announce a new professional development program for postdoctoral scholars. This selective, two-year program provides monthly opportunities to learn the basic skills required for faculty in academia, including tackling unintended bias, mentoring, grant writing, budgeting for labs and small groups, and healthy approaches to dealing with stress. Postdoctoral scholars may apply at any time by contacting Sharona Gordon.

Postdoctoral Program – Sackler Scholars in Integrative Biophysics
The University of Washington sponsors a unique postdoctoral program in interdisciplinary biophysics research for outstanding early career scientists to work at the intersection of medicine, biology and the physical sciences. UW Sackler Website