Postdoctoral Fellow

Piscataway, New Jersey
Salary (per NIH/NRSA) $43,692 - $47,268; Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
March 09 2017
Position Type
Full Time

An NIH funded position is available for a postdoctoral fellow in the Center for Neurodegenerative and Neuroimmunologic Diseases, Department of Neurology, Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, under the directorship of Professor M. Maral Mouradian.

The project focuses on understanding the molecular pathogenesis of protein misfolding in neurodegenerative diseases and aims in the long term at developing novel therapeutic approaches. The primary disease targets are Parkinson’s disease and other alpha-synucleinopathies.

Candidates must have a PhD and/or MD degree with experience working with genetically modified mice. A background in molecular biology, biochemistry and cell biology are highly desirable. Good verbal and written communication skills in English are required.

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references by email to:

M. Maral Mouradian, M.D.
William Dow Lovett Professor of Neurology
Director, Center for Neurodegenerative and Neuroimmunologic Diseases
Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
683 Hoes Lane West, Room 180
Piscataway, NJ 08854


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