Postdoctoral Research Fellow


Alzheimer’s Center at Temple, Lewis Katz School of Medicine


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Principal Investigator

Domenico Pratico


Applications should include the following documents: A short cover letter describing the applicant's interest in the position, a brief statement of research experience, and career goals; Curriculum Vitae; contact information from two or three references.


The Alzheimer’s Center at Temple, Lewis Katz School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated, creative, and passionate individual to work on neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease and related dementias such as tauopathies.

The candidate will join a highly active research program within the research center aimed at discovering molecular and cellular mechanisms relevant to neurodegeneration.

She/he will work toward development of independent scientific ideas and postdoctoral appropriate grants (e.g., K award), with a long-term goal of independent investigator status.


Candidates should have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree, less than four years of postdoctoral experience, interest in neurodegenerative diseases, as well as documented experience and skills in areas such as cell biology, biochemistry, molecular neurobiology, and behavioral studies. They should have a strong publication record with first authorship in high-quality publications and demonstrated independent writing skills.

Prior experience in Alzheimer’s diseases or related neurological disease research is desirable.