Jobs

Postdoctoral Position in Structural Biology of Neurodegenerative Diseases

Employer

Case Western Reserve University

Location

Cleveland, Ohio

Principal Investigator

Jiri Safar

Contact

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, current CV, and names and contact information for three references to Jiri.Safar@case.edu.

Description

The laboratory of Jiri Safar in the Department of Pathology has a postdoctoral position available under the National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants to study the structural biology of Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases. The goal of the study is to determine the structural characteristics and key mechanisms causing the formation and accumulation of various misfolded proteins in distinct phenotypes of the age-related diseases. For more information visit www.safarlab.org.

Requirements

Ph.D. or M.D. and experience in fluorescence imaging and spectroscopy, cryo-electron microscopy, biochemistry, or structural biology of amyloid beta and tau proteins.