Purpose: My laboratory is looking for a responsible, highly motivated post-doctor.
Scope of study: Using human iPS lines derived from patients with Alzheimer’s disease and Rett syndrome to identify disease mechanisms and therapeutic approaches, with a focus on microglial pathology.
Ph.D. (or M.D. with substantial benchside research experience), who has experience in iPS cells or stem cells in general. Preferably with experience in molecular biology, omics studies, and rodent models of disease. Experience in electrophysiology is also welcome but not required.
Additional Salary Information: Including benefits
Internal Number: IM19-01
About University of California Davis
Dr. Jin is Director of Neuropathology at University of California Davis Medical Center. His research focuses on Alzheimer's disease and Rett syndrome. He is affiliated with the University of California Davis M.I.N.D. Institute, Alzheimer's Disease Center (ADC), and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center (IDDRC). His laboratory is funded by NIA, NINDS, NICHD, and Alzheimer's Association.
The University of California, Davis has a rich, highly collaborative biomedical research community. Members of our research team have extensive interactions with researchers with a diverse range of expertise. There are numerous state-of-the-art core facilities. Most relevant to the project include the Institute for Regenerative Cures, Alzheimer's Disease Center, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center, Center for Molecular and Genomic Imaging, and Mouse Biology Program.