Jobs

Postdoc Position in Neuroinflammation

Employer

Baylor College of Medicine

Location

Houston, Texas

Contact

Applicant should submit a cover letter with a statement of research interests, a CV, and a list of at least three references to wei.cao@bcm.edu

Description

A postdoctoral position is available immediately in Huffington Center on Aging at Baylor College of Medicine. Successful applicants will join a dynamic research group led by Dr. Wei Cao focusing on inflammation under neurodegenerative conditions.

Baylor College of Medicine is located in the heart of Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. The academic and collaborative environment is excellent. Competitive salary and fringe benefits will be offered.

Requirements

The postdoc will work on projects funded by the NIH and foundation grants on neuron-glia interaction and neuropathology in aging and Alzheimer’s disease using novel mouse models and multidisciplinary approaches. Successful applicants should have expertise in neurobiology, immunology, molecular and cellular biology, and/or mouse modeling. Previous experience with flow cytometry, microscopy, or stereology is a plus.