Recruitment/Posting TitlePost-Doctoral Associate
DepartmentSASN - Biological Sciences
Posting SummaryThe laboratory of Dr. Ching-On Wong, Department of Biological Sciences, Rutgers University–Newark is seeking a Post-Doctoral Associate to begin in 2020 (negotiable), renewable annually based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding. Research in the Wong Laboratory is focused on organellar biology and cell metabolism in the contexts of nervous system function and neurodegenerative diseases. We undertake a multi-disciplinary approach that integrates bioinformatics, model organism genetics, molecular and cell biology, lipidomics, and quantitative microscopy. Specific research programs of the Lab involve studies of vesicular trafficking, glial cell bioenergetics, transcellular signaling, and neuro- immune interaction. The Lab is funded by the NIH and Rutgers University. The Post-Doctoral Associate will workion organellar biology using both cell and animal models of neurodegenerative diseases. Although prior experience in animal research is not strictly required, this position requires conducting experiments using rodents and cultured cells. Review of applications begins immediately and the position remains open until filled. PI’s profile: https: // sasn.rutgers.edu/about-us/faculty-staff/ching-wong Publications: https: // www. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/ching%20on.wong.1/bibliography/public/
Posting Open Date06/22/2020
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Minimum Education and ExperienceApplicants should have obtained a Ph.D. in molecular/cell biology or related disciplines and/or an MD degree in related disciplines at the time of hire. Preference will be given to applicants with research experience in molecular biology, cell biology, neurobiology, or animal models of neurodegenerative diseases.
OverviewThe lab PI is committed to provide mentorship to research fellows eager to pursue a career in biomedical research. Salary and benefits are provided according to NIH guidelines. The City of Newark offers geographical advantages in the tri-state area, with close proximity to New York City and other top- tier institutes.
Special Instructions to ApplicantsApplicants should provide a curriculum vitae, research statement or cover letter, and the names and contact information for three references.
Quick Link to Postinghttps:// jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/115921
Home Location CampusRutgers University-Newark
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