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Post-Doctoral Research Fellow - Neurobiology

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow - Neurobiology

Job ID 
6287
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

Fred Hutch, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, the Center’s five scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science. Fred Hutch, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Seattle Children’s, is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest. Join us and make a difference!

 

A postdoctoral research position is available to study the neurobiology in the Bai Lab within the Basic Sciences Division.

Responsibilities

We seek candidates who are interested in using C. elegans as a system for quantitative analysis of synaptic function and animal behavior.

Qualifications

The applicant should have thorough knowledge and practical experience in neurobiology. Candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent, and should be proficient in microscopy, genetics, calcium imaging, and optogenetics. Applicants must submit both a CV and cover letter to be considered.

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