Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellow—Neuroscience Research Unit

Employer

Pfizer Inc.

Location

Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Contact

To be considered for this position, please directly apply at www.pfizercareers.com and search for job opening 986814.

Description

We seek motivated and enthusiastic individuals with a demonstrated track record in basic or translational neuroscience interested in pursuing an academic-style postdoc in an industry setting. Successful candidates will come from a range of backgrounds including molecular/cellular biology, protein biochemistry, in vitro and in vivo electrophysiology, imaging, neurochemistry, systems neuroscience, computational biology, animal models of disease, synapse biology, and behavioral/cognitive neuroscience.

The ideal candidate will perform cutting-edge research in the following areas of neuroscience: molecular/cellular biology, protein biochemistry and structure, in vitro and in vivo electrophysiology, imaging, neurochemistry, systems neuroscience, computational biology, animal models of disease, neurogenetics, synapse biology, and behavioral/cognitive neuroscience. The candidates selected for the Neuroscience Fellowship will be expected to publish their data in top-tier journals, attend and present at international meetings, and collaborate across groups in the research unit.

Requirements

Qualified individuals will have a Ph.D. in the appropriate discipline to enable them to perform at the highest level in the neuroscience areas mentioned already. A neuroscience background is preferred but not mandatory. Candidates should have a proven track record of publishing in top-tier journals.

Successful candidates will have the requisite skills to perform research at the highest level in molecular/cellular biology, protein biochemistry and structure, in vitro and in vivo electrophysiology, imaging, neurochemistry, systems neuroscience, computational biology, animal models of disease, neurogenetics, synapse biology, and behavioral/cognitive neuroscience.