Job Description
Job Title:  Postdoctoral Associate
Division:  Neuroscience
Work Arrangement: 
Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range :  Per NIH Minimums
FLSA Status:  Exempt


The laboratory of Dr. Mingshan Xue ( in the Department of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine and the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital, Houston Texas is seeking applications for a postdoctoral fellow position.

Job Duties

  • Works with mouse models of neurodevelopmental disorders and develop ASO (antisense oligonucleotide) or AAV (adeno-associated virus)-based therapies for these disorders.
  • Leads the project and collaborates with a team of scientists within the lab and from the industry partners.
  • Develops his/her independent research program in the general area of neurodevelopmental disorders.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • While previous relevant experience is desired, we are also interested in individuals with a broad range of expertise.
  • Preferred applicants should have a strong research record in one or more of the following areas: neuroscience, mouse genetics, molecular biology, cell biology, and animal behavior.
  • Applicants should submit a cover letter stating research experience and interest, a CV, and a list of 3 referees as a single PDF file to



Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.




Requisition ID:  17827