Postbac Research Assistant Position

We have an outstanding Postbac opportunity for an individual that is highly motivated to experience cutting edge biomedical research prior to entering a PhD or MD/PhD program. This is a position for a research assistant to work on a project focused on mechanisms of cognitive resilience against Alzheimer’s disease. The researcher will conduct innovative high-resolution brightfield microscopy on hundreds of human brain tissue samples and perform 3D digital modeling of neuronal morphology and morphometry analyses. The researcher will be expected to organize and manage large sums of data as well as participate in other lab work, including biochemical assays, confocal imaging, immunohistochemistry, tissue slicing, etc. The position will offer opportunities to present data at national conferences.