Postdoctoral Research Associate - Anatomy & Cell Biology


Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Illinois at Chicago


Chicago, Illinois

Principal Investigator

Orly Lazarov


To apply, please email your CV, cover letter, and the contact information of three referees to


The successful candidate will be working on molecular and cellular pathways underlying cognitive dysfunction, predictive biomarkers, and therapeutic targets in Alzheimer’s disease. The successful candidate will conduct multidisciplinary scientific research using a variety of techniques, such as iPS cells, optogenetics, and animal models.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree; preference will be given to those with a strong publication record, experimental skills, and background in molecular neuroscience or stem cell research. The applicant should possess excellent communication skills and be able to take responsibility for the design, execution, and direction of the research.