Postdoctoral Associate

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7182275 (Ref:17286-en_US)

Posted: September 26, 2023

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Hui Zheng in the Huffington Center on Aging at Baylor College of Medicine. The individual will work on projects related to Alzheimer's disease, specifically lipid metabolism and neuroinflammation, using novel mouse models and multidisciplinary approaches.

Job Duties

  • Conducts independent research using mouse models and cell cultures.
    • The techniques to be used are qPCR, transfection, western blotting, immunostaining, and flow cytometry.
  • Works in the Zheng laboratory but interacts and collaborates with other scientists at the Huffington Center on Aging and Baylor College of Medicine.
  • Make presentations at various meetings.
  • Assist the PI in training graduate students.

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:#7182275 (Ref:17286-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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