Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellow on the Gut-Brain Axis

Employer

Yale University

Location

New Haven, Connecticut

Principal Investigator

Sreeganga Chandra

Principal Investigator

Rui Chang

Contact

Sreeganga.chandra@yale.edu

Description

The Chandra and Chang labs are jointly recruiting postdocs for a collaborative project on the role of the vagus nerve in the pathophysiology of Parkinson’s disease. This project is funded by Aligning Science Across Parkinson’s (ASAP) and the McKnight Foundations. We use a wide range of methods in mouse models to provide cross disciplinary insights into neurodegeneration. Here are our websites for more information:

https://medicine.yale.edu/lab/chandra/

https://medicine.yale.edu/profile/rui_chang/

Requirements

Motivated, curious, and collaborative individuals are encouraged to apply. Ideal candidates would have expertise and/or interest to work at the intersection of molecular biology and genetics (-omics technologies), behavioral neuroscience (motor behavior), and systems neuroscience (in vivo optogenetics and imaging).

To apply, please send a letter of interest, CV, and the names of three references.