The Department of Neurology and the Taub Institute at Columbia University Medical Center seeks an Assistant Professor of Neurological Science with strong interest and expertise in cell biology, particularly in neurobiology, in the context of neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease. Applicants must have achieved outstanding success in the area of membrane and organelle trafficking, with particular focus on endosomes and exosomes biogenesis/function. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in cell biology or a related field, and hold extensive expertise in state-of-the-art techniques used in this research area, including live imaging, light and electron microscopy (e.g. conventional and immuno-cryo electron microscopy). The successful candidate would be expected to develop independent, federally funded research programs, and participate in departmental activities including teaching. The candidate should also be capable of working in an interdisciplinary setting, having worked with several different departments and fields.
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