Postdoctoral Fellow in Alzheimer’s Disease Research

Employer
The Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
Location
Orangeburg, New York
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience
Closing date
Mar 10, 2022

Job Details

Postdoctoral Fellow in Alzheimer’s Disease Research

An NIH-funded postdoctoral position is immediately available in the laboratory of Masuo Ohno at the Center for Dementia Research, Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research. We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow who is interested in investigating the mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and related cognitive impairments, aiming to develop disease-modifying therapeutic interventions. The project employs multidisciplinary approaches, including molecular and biochemical analyses, pathologies, signaling pathways, synaptic function, pharmacology, and behavioral testing of genetically engineered mouse models of AD. Additional information is available at https://www.nki.rfmh.org/research/center-dementia-research-cdr/ohno-lab.

The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. degree and a strong background in research using microscopy and protein assay techniques such as western blotting, ELISA and immunohistochemistry. Experience in the neurobiology of neurodegenerative disease, animal models, behavioral assays, and/or electrophysiology is an advantage. The candidate should have an excellent track record of productivity evidenced by high-quality publications and be motivated by his/her desire to better understand AD pathogenesis and bring efficacious therapy to patients. The Nathan Kline Institute is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer and located in the Hudson River Valley region of New York (about 15 miles north of NYC). Interested candidates must apply online at https://nki.applicantpro.com/jobs/2123621.html and submit a current CV, including a brief description of research interest and the names and contact details of three references. Questions about this position should be sent to Masuo Ohno at masuo.ohno@nki.rfmh.org.

Company

The Research Foundation is a private not-for-profit corporation and is not an agency or instrumentality of the State of New York. Employees of the Research Foundation are not state employees, do not participate in any state retirement system, and do not receive state fringe benefits. Excellent Benefits Package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Women/Disabled/Veteran Employer. VEVRAA 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) compliant. Applications will only be accepted through website at: http://corporate.rfmh.org - Click on Employment Opportunities. Applications will be accepted only during the posting dates as listed at the top of the job announcement. Questions regarding this position please email: hr@rfmh.org

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