Postdoctoral Associate

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7113228 (Ref:13421-en_US)

Posted: October 13, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Pediatrics (Neurology) Department at Duncan Neurological Research Institute (DNRI) is seeking a Postdoctoral Associate. This Postdoctoral position is sought for a postdoc with demonstrated experience in mass spectrometry with specific knowledge of imaging mass spectrometry. The candidate is expected to continue our work on gene dosage-dependent disorders and neurogenesis using brain organoid and mouse models. Evidence of collaborative and team work is essential. Knowledge of metabolism and molecular biology is essential. The candidate will also be expected to participate in research grant preparation, manuscript writing and presentation of research results at professional conferences. Three references with contact information are required.

Job Duties

  • LC and GC-mass spectrometry methods and techniques.
  • Imaging mass spectrometry sample preparation, data collection, and analyses.
  • Omics platforms, including metabolomics, and multivariate analyses of the data.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Highly motivated with a proven record of research accomplishments.
  • Expertise in working with mass spectrometry, and a strong background in metabolism and biochemistry.
  • Experience with human biofluid samples.



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:#7113228 (Ref:13421-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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