Post Doctoral Associate

Job description


The Bosco laboratory at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center has an open position for a post-doctoral fellow. Our laboratory is highly interdisciplinary and collaborative. We are located in the state-of-the-art Albert Sherman Center for translational science at the University Campus in Worcester, MA. Our research focuses on molecular mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration, with a focus on impaired stress response in models of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI) ( The open project entails in vivo (mouse) work, cutting-edge fluorescence microcopy analyses including 2-photon and confocal microscopy, and deep sequencing.


The candidate should have a PhD in the biological sciences and extensive experience working with mice. Prior experience with mouse neuroanatomy is advantageous. Post-doctoral fellows are encouraged to secure their own funding and will be mentored in grant writing.


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To apply, please send names of three references along with your cover letter and CV to [email protected]





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Posted: 5/21/2019
Application Due: 7/15/2019
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