Postdoctoral Associate for NIH-funded Neuroscience Research

Location
New Haven, Connecticut (US)
Salary
Salary according to NIH pay scale.
Posted
January 29 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Postdoctoral Associate for NIH-funded Neuroscience Research

Opportunity to participate in 2 of the research areas ongoing in the lab. One project is the transmitter, synaptic and hormonal interactions in prefrontal cortex that underlie cognitive deficits in schizophrenia and the other project is the developmental expression of specific mitochondrial proteins and their association with dopamine neuron dysfunction and age-dependent disorders. Ideal Requirements: (a) Ph.D. in neuroscience, neuropharmacology, neurobiology or related science, (b) Familiarity with neurochemical and molecular techniques, such as qRT-PCR, Western blot, proteomics, HPLC and immunohistochemistry, (c) A good knowledge of the neurobiology of relevant CNS disorders, such as schizophrenia and Parkinson’s disease, (d) Capable of working independently, but have good writing and oral communication skills. Applicants should send a cover letter indicating their experience and interest in either or both of the projects, together with a CV and names of references.

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