Jobs

Postdoc: Age-Related Metabolic Changes in AD

Employer

University of California, Irvine

Location

Irvine, California

Principal Investigator

Gregory Brewer

Contact

Apply to https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04875.

Description

The postdoc will perform experiments to alter the course of age-related metabolic changes in neurons in culture and in vivo from AD-transgenic mice under the direction of Gregory J. Brewer and Charles Glabe. The NIH-funded project examines hippocampal changes with aging that affect AD. The postdoc will work to discover crucial interventions to alter the processing of Aβ.

Requirements

Recent Ph.D. in neuroscience, cell biology, or mitochondrial bioenergetics, and an interest in Alzheimer’s disease. Fluorescence image analysis and transfection experience preferred.