Postdoctoral Associate - Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7057720 (Ref.No. 312124KP)
Posted: June 13, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

A postdoctoral position is available through Baylor College of Medicine at the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI), Houston, Texas, USA. Combining behavioral, neurophysiological, pharmacological, and immunohistochemical approaches, our research focuses on the cognition, motor function, and related neural network activities in transgenic mouse models of developmental neurological diseases (see Hao et al, Nature, 2015; Lu et al., Neuron, 2016; Pohodich et al., eLIFE, 2018). The lab has been setup in the well-equipped NRI supported by Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine. 

Highly motivated individuals with a recent Ph.D. in neuroscience are encouraged to apply. Successful candidate will be expected to work independently to develop and execute original research, and possess a strong passion to drive and conduct research. The Postdoctoral Associate will have the ability to work and support interdisciplinary researches in small lab groups as well as to work collaboratively across labs. S/he will be able to interact with leading experts in electrophysiology, mouse behavior, genetics, and benefit from exceptional core facilities and a very collaborative environment.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate a solid publication record and evidence of excellent skills/experience in in vivo and/or in vitro electrophysiology. Skills in Immunohistochemistry and/or MatLab software are a plus.

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


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