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Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Huffington Center on Aging
Schedule:  Monday-Friday, 8-5 pm, Overtime and Weekends may b
Work Location:  Baylor Main Campus, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $52,704
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  5147
Summary
Job Purpose

Postdoctoral Associates are trainees working in an apprenticeship mode in preparation for a career as a scientific professional.

Job Duties

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Hui Zheng in the Huffington Center on Aging at Baylor College of Medicine. The successful applicant will join a highly dynamic research group with excellent track-record and rich resources in Alzheimer's disease research. Examples of recent publications include Litvinchuk et al., Neuron 2018; Xu et al., Mol. Psych. 2020; Propson et al., J. Clin. Inv. 2020 and Ghosh et al., Sci. Transl. Med. 2020.  The individual will work on projects funded by multiple NIH grants, with focus on lysosome regulation and immune signaling in Alzheimer's disease, using novel mouse models and multidisciplinary approaches.  Successful applicants should have expertise in molecular and cellular biology, neuroscience and mouse modeling. Previous experience with bioinformatics, flow cytometry, or microscopy is a plus.  Baylor College of Medicine is a leading biomedical research institute and an equal opportunity employer located in the heart of Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. The academic and collaborative environment is excellent. Competitive salary and fringe benefits will be offered.  Applicants should submit a cover letter with a statement of research interests, a CV, and a list of at least 3 references to Dr. Hui Zheng via email at huiz@bcm.edu.
 

Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: MD or Ph.D in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • Experience Required: None Required.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: None Required.

 

 

 

 

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

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