An exciting opportunity for a NIH funded position(s) available to apply single-cell approaches (transcriptomics, MerFISH, etc) in specific target cell populations (e.g., CRH expressing neurons) for studying mechanisms by which early life experiences / stress promote enduring disruptions of cell, circuit and behavioral functions. (some research examples below)
The project is in within the lab of Tallie Z. Baram in the Department of Pediatrics.
Required: recent PhD, relevant experience in molecular neuroscience, genomics or epigenetics. Prior experience in (sc)RNA-seq and integrative analysis of (epi)genomics data is helpful. Successful candidates will have a strong publication record, broad passion for neuroscience and a collegiate approach. The successful candidate should have a strong publication record and a broad range of skills, including the ability to maintain effective interactions and collaborations with team members. The position will be appointed at the level commensurate with the education and experience of the individual candidate and is for a period of two years with the possibility of renewal. Applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups are encouraged.
For more information regarding the Conte Center, please visit here: Conte Center @ UCI
Application Procedure: Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae which should include a record of research experience, Inclusive Excellence activities statement and the names of three references via the UCI application process at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07405.
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