Jobs

Postdoc Fellow or Technician for Neurodegeneration Research

Employer

Mayo Clinic

Location

Jacxksonville, Florida

Principal Investigator

Ke Zhang

Contact

Please submit applications to zhang.ke@mayo.edu.

Description

The Mayo Clinic is looking for motivated postdoc and technician candidates who are experienced and/or interested in Drosophila research. The project(s) will begin with performing a candidate-based screen in Drosophila to identify genes involved in neurodegeneration, followed by using Drosophila and/or cultured cells to investigate the molecular mechanism. Currently, the focus is on AD, FTD, and ALS. Salaries comply with NIH and Mayo standards. Please see the lab website, www.kezhanglab.net for details.

Requirements

Postdoc applicants need to have previous experience in Drosophila research. Technician applicants need to be willing to learn Drosophila research techniques.