Postdoctoral Associate, Magzoub Research Lab, NYU Abu Dhabi 

Employer
New York University Abu Dhabi
Location
Abu Dhabi (AE)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
July 12 2019
Ref
ST-00070306
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Postdoc

Postdoctoral Associate
Magzoub Research Lab 
NYU Abu Dhabi 

The Magzoub Laboratory (https://www.magzoub-lab.com) at NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) invites applications from individuals to be appointed as a Postdoctoral Associate. The research group under the supervision of Professor Mazin Magzoub, will focus on elucidating structure, function and mechanism associated with pathogenic protein self-assembly (e.g. Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases).

Successful applicants will be highly motivated with an interest in working in the areas of Biophysics, Molecular Medicine, Chemical Biology, and must hold a Ph.D. degree in a related field. The ideal candidate will have research experience in protein misfolding diseases, amyloid research and/or protein biophysics, with a strong background in optical spectroscopy and microscopy. Experience in mammalian cell culture, protein expression and purification, and electron microscopy is highly desirable. 

The terms of employment include highly competitive salary, housing allowance, and other benefits. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. 

To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter summarizing research experience and specifying the interests in this position; a curriculum vitae (including a full list of publications); a statement of research interests; and the names and contact details for three references, all in PDF format. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online at: http://apply.interfolio.com/65125. For questions related to this position, please email nyuad.science@nyu.edu

About NYUAD: 
New York University has established itself as a Global Network University, a multi-site, organically connected network encompassing key global cities and idea capitals. The network has three foundational degree-granting campuses: New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai, complimented by a network of eleven research and study-away sites across five continents. Faculty and students will circulate within this global network in pursuit of common research interests and the promotion of cross-cultural and interdisciplinary solutions for problems both local and global. 

Entering its tenth year, NYU Abu Dhabi has recruited a cohort of faculty who are at once distinguished in their research and teaching. Our students are drawn from around the world and surpass all traditional recruitment benchmarks, both US and global. NYU Abu Dhabi’s highly selective liberal arts enterprise is complimented by an institute for advanced research, sponsoring cutting-edge projects across the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Engineering. 

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.