Postdoctoral Associate - Studies of Tauopathy and Interaction Amyloid with Tau (71609)

Employer
University of Florida
Location
Florida, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Mar 17, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Pharmacology, Humanities, Women's & Gender Studies, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biology & Life Sciences
Employment Type
Full Time


Department of Neuroscience is seeking two Postdoctoral Associates whose studies will focus on advancing our understanding of the role of tau in neurodegenerative disorders. These studies are supported by several NIH grants. Studies will leverage recent advances in organotypic brain slice cultures models of tauopathy and new animal models that demonstrate cross-talk between amyloid and tau pathologies. Successful candidates will be highly motivated, intellectual curious and capable of working in an independent but collaborative fashion. Strong written and verbal communication skills a must. The ideal candidates will have a Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Pharmacology or other relevant fields. Experience in cell-culture, rodent models of disease, molecular biology and protein biochemistry are desirable. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Minimum

Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Pharmacology or other relevant fields.

Preferred

Experience in cell-culture, rodent models of disease, molecular biology and protein biochemistry are desirable.

Applicants should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae (CV), and contact information for at least three professional references. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.

Selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://naces.org/ .

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

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The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.

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