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Columbia University Postdoctoral Research Scientist in New York, New York

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Job Requisition Number 0000911

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Position Title Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Department PAT Pathology

Division Pathology

Location Medical Center

Summary Description

The Hargus Lab in the Department of Pathology and Cell Biology at Columbia University is looking for a highly motivated and driven postdoctoral research fellow with strong interest in stem cell biology, neural development and neurodegenerative diseases. We use differentiated human induced pluripotent stem cells to identify mechanisms leading to neuronal degeneration in frontotemporal dementia and Parkinson’s disease. This research project will include further refinement of stem cell differentiation techniques, application of in vitro disease modelling, and transplantation of differentiated stem cells. Career development including attendance at conferences is strongly supported. Successful applicants should have experience in stem cell biology and differentiation.

Minimum Degree Required

Ph.D./ M.D.

Minimum Qualifications

Previous experience with stem cell biology and differentiation.

Preferred Qualifications

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RAPS posting date 07/16/2019

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Columbia University is Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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