Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Employment Type: Postdoctoral Scholar
Vacancy ID: PDS002988
Salary Range: Dependent on Qualifications/Experience
The Zylka lab is seeking a Postdoctoral Scholar to study genetic and environmental risks for autism. Research entails molecular biology, high-throughput screens with neural progenitor cells and neurons, interfacing with other laboratories that evaluate chemical exposures in environmental samples and biofluids, developmental neurotoxicology studies with mouse models, behavioral studies, and histology.
Education and Experience:
Neuroscience and/or environmental health sciences research experience. Experience with mouse models. Expertise with molecular biology preferred.
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