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Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Neuroscience
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $50,004 - $55,000
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  2369
Summary

The Department of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine and Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital is seeking applicants for the Postdoctoral Associate research position. The Postdoc will work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary research team aimed at understanding the cellular constituents of brain circuits in both health and diseases.

Job Purpose

The specific goals of this position will be to use patch clamp recordings, single-cell RNA-sequencing, machine learning, and sophisticated genetics tools to decipher cellular constituents of brain circuits across cortical areas and species with molecular, electrophysiological, and functional annotations.  

Job Duties
  • Utilize patch clamp recordings, single-cell RNA-sequencing, machine learning, and sophisticated genetics tools to decipher cellular constituents of brain circuits across cortical areas and species with molecular, electrophysiological, and functional annotations.  
  • Probe and define the cellular constituents of brain circuits in both health and diseases.
  • Evaluate and analyze advanced research data.
  • Summarize research findings and publish results in research journals.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education: Ph.D in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • Experience: None required.

 

Preferred Qualifications
  • Previous experience in single-cell RNA-sequencing and bioinformatics analyses of large sequencing datasets.
  • Previous experience with developing new bioinformatic methods.
  • Previous experience in vitro whole-cell patch recoding.
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You can learn more about our research at https://www.bcm.edu/research/labs/xiaolong-jiang

 

 

 

 

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

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