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Postdoctoral Associate Positions Available - Pittsburgh Institute of Brain Disorders and Recovery

UPMC
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Postdoctoral Associate Positions Available
Pittsburgh Institute of Brain Disorders and Recovery,
Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh

 

Seeking postdoctoral fellows for research into neuroimmune mechanisms after
brain injuries.


The Neuroimmunology Lab aims to understand how CNS and peripheral immune
cells are involved in the CNS injury and recovery processes, using cutting-edge
techniques such as genetically modified mice, computational flow cytometry,
single-cell multi-omics and in vivo animal imaging system. We aim to develop
pharmacological interventions that modulate immune function to improve
functional recovery.


Responsibilities:
◆ Independently work in a laboratory setting related to stroke and brain injury
research, design and perform experiments.
◆ Perform tasks related to research projects, including small animal surgery,
in vivo brain imaging, immunohistochemistry and histology, maintain
breeding and care of several genetically modified and aged rodent colonies,
manuscript writing and grant preparation.
Candidates are expected to have:
◆ A PhD, experience in relevant disciplines of neuroscience, immunology, or
biomedical science.
◆ A commitment to excellent research, ability to perform complex experimental
studies and analyze data independently.
◆ Commitment to teamwork, and sharing of information among projects in
domain of expertise.
◆ Good communication skills, oral and written, ability to interact with members
of the research community outside of immediate work area.

Please send CV and three reference letters to stripx@upmc.edu.

Competitive compensation and benefits package based on experience.

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Posted: 2021-11-19 Expires: 2021-12-19

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