Jobs

Postdoctoral Position

Employer

New York University School of Medicine

Location

New York, New York

Principal Investigator

Einar Sigurdsson

Contact

To apply and for further information, please contact:

Einar M. Sigurdsson, Ph.D.
Professor
Depts. of Neuroscience and Physiology, and Psychiatry, Neuroscience Institute, New York University, School of Medicine, Science Building, 11th floor
435 East 30th Street
New York, NY 10016.
E-mail: emsnyuad0809@gmail.com

Description

A postdoctoral position is available at New York University School of Medicine, located in the heart of Manhattan.

Requirements

A candidate with a recent Ph.D. degree and a strong background in two-photon imaging in mouse models is sought to participate in NIH-funded studies on the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and related tauopathies and synucleinopathies. The work also involves participating in developing therapies and diagnostic imaging probes for these diseases. Ideally, the applicant should be familiar with using MATLAB or R/R Studio for data analysis. Experience in neurodegeneration research with a focus on the tau protein or α-synuclein and/or biology of antibodies would be beneficial. Creativity, fluent English and excellent writing skills are desirable.