Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellow

Employer

Washington University School of Medicine

Location

St. Louis, Missouri

Principal Investigator

Celeste Karch

Contact

Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae/NIH biosketch to Celeste Karch (karchc@wustl.edu).

Description

The goal of the lab is to understand the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying tauopathies using genetic, molecular, and cellular techniques in traditional cell and mouse models as well as stem cell models of tauopathies.

WUST is seeking two postdoctoral fellow for projects related to:

(1) Stem cell-based approaches to define the molecular mechanisms of genetic modifiers of TREM2.

(2) Tau kinetics and proteostasis.

Requirements

Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.D. degree with less than five years of postdoctoral experience. Highly motivated individuals with a record of productive research are encouraged to apply. Candidates should have a strong background in biochemical and molecular techniques.