Jobs

Postdoctoral Research Position in Alzheimer’s disease

Employer

Biodesign Neurodegenerative Disease Research Center, Arizona State

Location

Tempe, Arizona

Principal Investigator

Salvatore Oddo

Contact

To apply, please submit to Salvatore.Oddo@asu.edu as a single pdf document the following materials:

  1. Cover letter specifying relevant qualifications and training.
  2. Curriculum vitae.
  3. Statement of current research interests and expertise.
  4. Three professional references with contact information.
  5. One peer-reviewed publication.

Description

A postdoctoral position is open to study the molecular and behavioral alterations associated with Alzheimer’s disease. The center is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow with a solid publication record, strong recommendations, and experience in molecular and behavioral neuroscience.

The focus of the research is to investigate the role of mTOR signaling in Alzheimer’s disease and the mechanisms underlying neuronal loss in this disorder. It is essential that the candidate has broad experience in working with mice and masters basic biochemical and immunohistochemical techniques.

The position is available immediately and is funded for a minimum of two years. For details on the lab’s questions and approaches, see https://biodesign.asu.edu/salvatore-oddo