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Super-Resolution STED Imaging

Synaptic Transmission Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD and surrounding area

Position Description:

We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow with a strong molecular biology background to work with several super-resolution STED imaging experts in the lab for the study of exocytosis and endocytosis.

The project may include one or more of the following topics: vesicle docking, hemi-fusion, fusion pore opening, expansion, constriction, hemi-fission and fission, membrane invagination, and curvature generation (see https://irp.nih.gov/pi/ling-gang-wu for more research information).

Qualifications:

Candidates with strong molecular biology and cell biology training (e.g., experiences in gene knockdown, knockout, plasmid design, and/or CRISPR) are encouraged to apply. Candidates must have a Ph.D. (or will obtain a Ph.D within half a year). Salary is commensurate with experience.

To apply:

Please send an email describing your interests and long-term goals, a curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to Dr. Ling-Gang Wu (wul@ninds.nih.gov); Phone: 301-451-3338.

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