Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University (Einstein) is one of the nations premier institutions for medical education, basic research and clinical investigation, and proud home to more than 3,000 faculty and staff, 750 medical students and 350 PhD students, including 125 students in the combined MD/PhD programs. As a longstanding national leader in biomedical research, Einstein has 300+ research laboratories and has been awarded more than $199 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health. Einstein offers challenging, exciting, and rewarding careers for highly talented individuals who are dedicated to advancing pioneering educational and research initiatives. We pride ourselves in our humanitarian mission of serving the community and promoting an academic and working culture that is both supportive and collaborative. At Einstein, science is truly at the heart of medicine.
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Immediate temporary (2-3 months) postdoctoral position for a recent MD/PhD or PhD is available to work on finishing experiments for a manuscript in the research area of mouse developmental biology. The project will involve setting up timed mouse crosses followed by in situ hybridization of staged embryos. You will also need to perform immunofluorescence studies on cryostat or paraffin tissue sections. Expertise in dissecting mouse embryos/tissues, histological sectioning, mouse handling, DNA genotyping and imaging using light microscopy, is required.
Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, names of 2 references and a cover letter expressing your interest and qualifications to Bernice Morrow, PhD, Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1301 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10461.
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