Jobs

Research Fellow

Employer

Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Location

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Principal Investigator

Tao Ma

Contact

Please electronically submit a CV, a brief statement of current research (one page) including contact information of three references to tma@wakehealth.edu. AA/EOE.

Description

A full-time, NIH-funded postdoctoral research fellow position is available to study molecular mechanisms underlying learning and memory disorders, with a particular focus on Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other aging-related cognitive syndromes (https://www.malabalzheimer.com).

Requirements

The successful candidate should be a highly motivated researcher with a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in the field of biomedical science/neuroscience. Research experience in one of the following areas is desirable but not required: 1) behavioral analysis of transgenic rodent models; 2) stereotaxic injection/surgery for gene or drug delivery in rodent brains, and 3) electrophysiology with brain slices.