A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Departments of Neurology and Anatomy at the medical school of University of Wisconsin-Madison. This position is designed to study molecular mechanisms of neuronal migration and dendrite development in the cerebral cortex. The successfully recruited candidate will mainly focus on generating and analyzing genetic animal models using molecular, cellular, immunochemical, and in vitro cell and slice culture approaches. Additional information can be found on the following web pages:
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is one of the most prestigious public universities in the US. Widespread collaborations and numerous state-of-the-art facilities are available on campus. The successful applicant will join an active interdisciplinary research environment throughout the medical school and the university campus.
Applicants must hold a PhD degree or equivalent with strong background and expertise in molecular biology, biochemistry, and cell/tissue culture. Experience with mouse work will be an additional advantage.
A very generous salary and benefit support will be offered to the successful candidate. Besides, Madison area in the State of Wisconsin has well-earned national reputation for its excellent living environment.
Applicant should email his/her CV, personal statement, and contact information of three references to:
Dr. Zhen Huang
Departments of Neurology and Anatomy
University of Wisconsin-Madison
SMI building, Room 335E
1300 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: (608) 263-2469