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Multiple Postdoc Positions Available at Tulane Brain Institute

Tulane University
New Orleans, Louisiana
NIH scale
Closing date
Jul 25, 2022

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Multiple postdoctoral positions are available at the Brain Institute of Tulane University to work on the newly funded NIH Project Program Grant (P01) “Estrogens, Cardiometabolic Health, and Female Cognitive Aging”. The grant supports three Cores and four synergistic research Projects across the Tulane Schools of Science & Engineering and Medicine. The broad goal of the research is to determine the impact of cardiometabolic status on the ability of exogenously administered estrogens to benefit the brain and cognition in an aging female rodent model. The research is at the intersection of neuroscience, cardiovascular and metabolic function, and women’s health. Positions are available in the labs of Project and Core Leads Drs. Jill Daniel, Sarah Lindsey, Ricardo Mostany, Laura Schrader, and Andrea Zsombok. More information about the P01 and the individual Projects can be found here .

Candidates should have a recent PhD with a focus in neuroscience or cardiometabolic function and have a track-record of first-author publications. Experience working with rodent models is required. Salary will be commensurate with experience and based on NIH scale.

Applicants should apply through the following weblink: and upload a CV, brief statement of research interest, and contact information for three references. If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Dr. Jill Daniel at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment.

Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane is actively building a campus culture grounded in our values of EDI and anti-racism. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans. 

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.



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