Jobs

Postdoctoral Scientist

Employer

Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Location

Los Angeles, California

Principal Investigator

Maya Koronyo

Contact

Francis Escutin

Description

Under direct supervision of the principal investigator, the postdoctoral researcher works independently on research projects in the lab in one or more areas in the lab according to the PI's instructions: 1) Neuroimmune mechanisms of CNS repair and regeneration; 2) Role of monocytes in resisting the pathology associated with Alzheimer’s disease; 3) Immune-based therapy for Alzheimer’s disease; and 4) Retinal pathology in Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders for early diagnosis.

Requirements

Educational Requirements: Doctorate degree (Ph.D., D.Sc., M.D., or equivalent from an accredited institution) in the area of Immunology and aging and/or neuroimmunology and Alzheimer’s disease research. Demonstrated significant, original, and creative contributions to a research program or project in the field of memory disorders.

Experience: A postdoctoral researcher position, with a strong background in immunology and aging and/or neuroimmunology and/or neuro-ophthalmology, conducting research in the areas of: 1) Neuroimmune mechanisms of CNS repair and regeneration; 2) Role of monocytes in resisting the pathology associated with Alzheimer’s disease; 3) Immune-based therapy for Alzheimer’s disease; and 4) Retinal pathology in Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders for early diagnosis.