Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellow

Employer

Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research

Location

Orangeburg, New York, U.S.A.

Principal Investigator

Masuo Ohno

Contact

mohno@nki.rfmh.org

Description

A postdoctoral position is immediately available to study the mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and related memory impairments, aimed at the development of disease-modifying therapeutic interventions. The project includes molecular and biochemical analyses, pathologies, signaling pathways, synaptic functions, and behavioral testing of genetically engineered mouse models of AD. For more information, please visit http://cdr.rfmh.org/Lab_Ohno.html.

Requirements

The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. degree and a strong background in research using immunological techniques such as Western blotting, ELISA, and immunohistochemistry. Experience with animal models and behavioral assays is also an advantage.