We are actively looking for research trainees at all levels (undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral fellows)
Postdoctoral position in the area of mitochondria, Alzheimer’s disease, and aging
We are looking for highly motivated and career-oriented postdoctoral fellows (research individuals) to join the Jadiya lab in the Section of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine at Wake Forest School of Medicine Winston-Salem NC. We offer multifaceted scientific projects centered on mitochondrial biology and its role in aging and neurodegeneration, specifically Alzheimer’s disease. We have long-term funding and a well-defined mentoring plan. The position is available with NIH funding for immediate occupancy for a 1–4-year appointment, contingent on background experience and performance. To apply for this position, please email a cover letter with the description of research interests and experience, curriculum vitae, and 2-3 letters of reference in a single PDF to Dr. Pooja Jadiya
The qualified candidate must possess a Ph.D. in neuroscience, molecular biology, physiology, or a similar field. Prior experience in one of the following areas is not mandatory but preferred: mitochondrial biology, mouse models of disease, metabolism, calcium signaling, cell death regulation, Alzheimer’s disease, or neuronal physiology. Must be a self-motivated, team-oriented individual with a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills.
We are looking for a talented Lab Technician to join the Jadiya lab in the Section of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine at Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston-Salem NC. Recent science graduates and soon-to-be graduates with 0-1 years of experience with molecular biology techniques are encouraged to apply.
The Laboratory Technician will be responsible for performing routine lab assays such as qPCR, DNA/RNA extraction, cell culture, animal handling, biochemistry, and genotyping. The laboratory technician is expected to perform laboratory support functions to help ensure the lab is operational; contribute to the overall operations and maintain equipment and assist in ordering laboratory supplies.
To apply for this position, please email a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and 2-3 letters of reference in a single PDF to Dr. Pooja Jadiya
Interested graduate students are encouraged to contact Dr. Pooja Jadiya to set up a rotation. Please include a CV with relevant coursework and a statement of research interests.
We welcome undergrads in the lab who are eager to learn. Undergraduates will work with a lab member who will train and mentor them. Please e-mail a CV with relevant coursework and experience, career goals, and the contact information of 2-3 references to Dr. Pooja Jadiya