Job Title:
Post Doctoral Researcher
Job ID:
College of Medicine
Full/Part Time:
Shift Varies
FTE %:
Salary Range Min:
Salary Range Max:

Position summary

Post Doctoral Researcher (Job Opening 443609) - Post Doctoral Researcher to pursue continued research experience and training in Dr. Hongjun (Harry) Fu?s lab within the Department of Neuroscience; conducts independent research under the guidance of his/her scientific mentor to investigate the selective neuronal vulnerability in early Alzheimer?s disease and other tauopathies; independently designs new analytical approaches and tools; performs experiments; independently develops and troubleshoots new experimental techniques and protocols; collects and participates in analyzing data for reports for the purpose of grants submissions; participates in writing grant proposals; participates in writing of manuscripts and articles for publication and presentation; trains staff in techniques; collaborates and seeks expertise from other labs; attends and presents research at local, national, and international scientific conferences, workshops, and seminars; supervise Graduate and Undergraduate students in the laboratory.

Education and experience

PhD or equivalent degree with 0-3 years of postdoctoral experience required; Significant experience in ER stress, single cell RNA-seq, human iPSCs and primary neuronal culture, molecular and cellular biology, and/or neuroscience preferred. Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.