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Postdoctoral Associate

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Classification Title Postdoctoral Associate
Posting Number R1700202
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade E.8
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The candidate will primarily work on deriving neural crest cells from skin cells and differentiating neural crest cell to its derivatives such as neurons and Schwann cells. Furthermore, the candidate will analyze the derived cells by techniques such as immunocytochemistry, PCR/qPCR, Western blot as well as applying these cells in disease models. The candidate is also expected to help train junior researchers in the laboratory.

Minimum Qualifications

The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Bioengineering or Biomedical Sciences. Hands-on experience with neural stem cells or human iPSC, stem cell differentiation and functional characterization are required.

Preferred Qualifications

Strong background in molecular and cell biology, high-throughput methods (RNA-Seq, ChiP-Seq) and data analysis, experience with animal models and strong writing skills are also desirable.

Physical Demands


Salary Range $40,000 - $50,000
Work Hours
FTE 1.00
Campus As Assigned
Special Instructions to Applicants
Close DateExternal Closing Date 09/29/2018
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Stelios Andreadis
Contact's Title Professor and Chair
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-645-1202

Posting Dates

Posted 09/29/2017
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required 3
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Research Statement
Optional Documents