Postdoc positions at Cornell University to study neurodegeneration

Weill Institute for Cell & Molecular Biology

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, NY

Job posting number: #7067118

Posted: June 22, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Postdoctoral positions are available in Dr. Fenghua Hu’s laboratory at Cornell University for highly motivated candidates who are interested in molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in neurodegeneration, particularly amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD). Candidates with prior experiences in cell biology, immunology or neuroscience are encouraged to apply. Details of Dr. Hu’s laboratory, on-going research projects, and recent publications can be found from

Successful candidates will have a recent Ph.D. in cell biology, immunology or neuroscience. Prior research experience in microglia biology, proteomics, lysosome biology or mouse genetics will be a plus.

Interested candidates should send an application packet, including all of the following as a single PDF file by email to Dr. Fenghua Hu (
Curriculum vitae;
Brief summary of previous research experiences;
Future research interests/career goals and projects interested in pursuing in the Hu lab
Names and contact information for 3 references.

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