An NIH-funded postdoctoral position is available to study neuropharmacology and synaptic signaling in Alzheimer’s diseases. A competitive candidate should have a Ph.D. and/or a M.D. degree with excellent research techniques in molecular biology and biochemistry. Prior experience with brain research is valued. The successful applicant must be highly self-motivated and capable of independently performing experiments and writing manuscripts under the mentor’s supervision. The postdoctoral fellow will have opportunities to conduct the cutting-edge research project with state-of-the-art technologies and model systems, such as CRISPR gene editing, single-cell RNA-Seq, and transgenic mice. The fellow will be given opportunities to apply for training grants and encouraged to pursue independent research career, with a strong support of the mentor.
Internal Number: I180501
About Univ Alabama, Birmingham
The University of Alabama at Birmingham is committed to the development and success of outstanding postdoctoral scientists. The UAB Office of Postdoctoral Education and the UAB Postdoc Association work together to develop career opportunities that enhance and define the training experience for all postdoctoral scholars at UAB. Because of its commitment to the success of postdoctoral fellows, UAB ranks consistently as one of the top locations among US universities for training postdoctoral scholars.