Postdoctoral Associate

first_imgSummaryA postdoctoral position is available through Baylor College ofMedicine at the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute(NRI), Houston, Texas, USA. Combining behavioral,neurophysiological, pharmacological, and immunohistochemicalapproaches, our research focuses on the cognition, motor function,and related neural network activities in transgenic mouse models ofdevelopmental neurological diseases (see Hao et al, Nature, 2015;Lu et al., Neuron, 2016; Pohodich et al., eLIFE, 2018).Job PurposeThis NIH-founded position will conduct the preclinical studies inthe transgenic mouse models of Rett syndrome and CDKL5 disorder.Deep brain stimulation and other techniques are employed tocharacterize the benefits on memory and motor deficits.Multidisciplinary approaches are used to dissect the underlyingmechanisms.For more information about the lab and the PI, please visit: Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction/Equal Access Employer.957CA; CH; PD Job ResponsibilitiesSuccessful candidate will be expected to work independently todevelop and execute original research, and possess a strong passionto drive and conduct research. The Postdoctoral Associate will havethe ability to work and support interdisciplinary researches insmall lab groups as well as to work collaboratively across labs.S/he will be able to interact with leading experts inelectrophysiology, mouse behavior, genetics, and benefit fromexceptional core facilities and a very collaborativeenvironment.Minimum QualificationsPh.D. in neuroscienceDemonstrate a solid publication record and evidence ofexcellent skills/experience in invivo and/or in vitroelectrophysiology.last_img read more