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

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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Overview

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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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