Postdoctoral Associate

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7106505 (Ref:12548-en_US)

Posted: July 27, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The postdoctoral fellow will work in one or both of the following two areas: 1) Investigate the synaptic mechanisms of cortical circuits in mice; 2) Study the dysfunctions of neural circuits in novel mouse models of neurodevelopmental disorders. The postdoctoral fellow is also strongly encouraged to develop his/her independent research program in the general area of cortical circuit and neurodevelopmental disorder.

Job Duties

  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • Assists with manuscript preparation, grant writing, and supervision of junior lab members.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD or Ph.D. in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.
  • No experience required.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7106505 (Ref:12548-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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