Postdoctoral Fellow. Genetics of Alzheimer's disease
Posted 12 Jul 2013
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Applicants should email a curriculum vitae and statement of research interests along with contact information for 3 references to Dr. Carlos Cruchaga (firstname.lastname@example.org). Evaluation of applications will begin immediately.
A postdoctoral research fellow position is available immediately in neurogenetics to identify novel common and rare variants associated with Alzheimer's disease by using second-generation sequencing technologies. This position (1-2 years, extension possible) will be available in the Cruchaga Lab in The Hope Center Program on Protein Aggregation and Neurodegeneration (HPAN).
Candidates should hold a PhD in genetics, statistical genetics, biology, or other related areas. Previous experience in next-generation sequencing technologies, GWAS or microarray analysis, quantitative genetics, or computational biology is preferred.