Postdoc in receptor biology

Scripps Research

Jupiter, FL

ID: 7071950
Posted: November 9, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Postdoc position is available at the Scripps Research Institute in Jupiter, Forida. The work will be focused on unraveling function and mechanisms of newly identified molecules in G Protein Coupled Receptor (GPCR) signaling pathways and understanding their role in nervous system function and neuropsychiatric disease. The laboratory is interested in many aspects of receptor biology. Potential projects include:

-Neuroscience: synaptic connectivity, circuit function and genetic mouse models

-Development and use of optical sensors to understand neuromodulation

-Molecular and cellular mechanisms of GPCR signaling and trafficking

-Genetic and proteomic screens to identify novel GPCR regulators.

-Structural basis of receptor signaling and drug discovery

We are a diverse group with a variety of backgrounds in science, culture, ethnicity and ways in life. The PI is serious about mentoring and trains postdocs to become independent tenure-track investigators. Scripps Research provides an outstanding intellectual environment and access to a wide range of cutting-edge technologies. Please visit laboratory website at http://www.scripps.edu/martemyanov for more details.

To apply, please send CV, brief description of research interests and contact information of references to Dr. Kirill Martemyanov at kirill@scripps.edu.




 

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