• Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Molecular Mechanisms of Glia-Neuron Interactions

    Job ID
    10848
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Company
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Location
    US-WA-Seattle
    Category
    Post-Doctoral Research Fellows and Associates
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    Postdoctoral positions are available in the Singhvi Lab at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle.

    Responsibilities

    Our laboratory aims to understand molecular mechanisms by which glia, which are about half the cells in the nervous system, impact sensory perception, neuron shape and physiology, neural circuit activity, and animal behavior. Please visit our lab website for further information and/or contact Aakanksha with queries (https://research.fhcrc.org/singhvi/en.html).

    Qualifications

    Minimum qualifications:

    • PhD in biology or a related field

    To apply, please include the following:

    • CV including names of three references
    • Cover letter
    • Summary of research interests and future goals

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