Position Available: Postdoctoral Fellow – Boston University to study brain development and function in Down syndrome

The Laboratory of Neural Development and Intellectual Disorders at Boston University School of Medicine has a multi-year NIH-funded position available for a Postdoctoral Fellow to study brain development and function in Down syndrome. We are particularly interested in applicants with experience in pre-clinical animal model studies combined with demonstrated hands-on biochemical and/or molecular biological techniques, evaluation of oligodendrocyte development and myelination both in vivo and in vitro, and/or bioinformatics expertise. The initial appointment will be for a two-year period with the possibility of extending further. Salaries will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should reply with a cover letter and curriculum vitae to:

Tarik Haydar, PhD
thaydar@bu.edu
Laboratory of Neural Development and Intellectual Disorders
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA 02118 USA