Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute of SUNY Buffalo in the area of central nervous system myelination. Current research efforts are focused on identifying and characterizing the signals that control the differentiation and myelination of oligodendrocytes during development and in pathological situations such as Multiple Sclerosis.
A PhD degree with strong background in molecular and cellular biology, and neuroscience is required, and experience in the following is also preferable: primary cultures, handling of mutant mice and analysis of their phenotype, including biochemical analyses from mouse tissues. This position is immediately available and comes with a competitive salary and full fringe benefits.
The Hunter James Kelly Research Institute (hjkri.buffalo.edu) is housed in the New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences (www.bioinformatics.buffalo.edu) on the Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus adjacent to the Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the Hauptman-Woodward Institute.
Please supply the following information on the application website: 1) your CV with a publication list, 2) a brief statement of previous research experience, and 3) contact information for at least three references. Reference letters will be requested later only for highly qualified candidates. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Research Administrator, Hunter James Kelly Research Institute