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Postdoctoral Fellow examining pathogenesis of neurodegeneration

Posted by: University of Minnesota

Posted date: Mar-18-2019

Location: Minneapolis

The Cvetanovic Lab at the University of Minnesota Medical School is recruiting a postdoc associate to join an exciting NIH funded project on role of astrocytes in neurodegenerative disease. We employ in vivo, ex vivo and in vitro approaches with the long-term goal of developing novel astrocyte based therapies for neurodegenerative diseases.
The newly hired postdoc will benefit from state-of-the-art facilities (Mouse genetic, Behavioral, and Imaging) and a highly collaborative environment.
Candidates interested in this position can email Dr. Cvetanovic with a CV, research statement and name of references at mcvetano(at)umn.edu.

Required Qualifications (must be mentioned on application/resume):
PhD in neuroscience, or related disciplines. Expertise in mouse genetic models (cre-lox system etc), IHC, QPCR and other standard molecular techniques and CNS delivery of peptides/drugs/AAVs. Strong experience in neuroscience and molecular biology evident by peer-reviewed publications in reputable journals.
Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in electrophysiology and calcium imaging.

Job Title Postdoctoral Fellow examining pathogenesis of neurodegeneration
Post Details
Email mcvetano(at)umn.edu
Employer's Website http://
Category
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Neuroscience
Job Classification Job Classification -> Postdoctoral Researcher
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Minneapolis
Key Words Postdoc
Start Date May 2019
Deadline