A postdoc position is available in Dr. Ye Zhang’s lab at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) to study astrocyte biology in health and disease. The postdoctoral fellow will investigate the mechanisms that regulate astrocyte development as well as changes of astrocytes in brain tumor, autism, and neurodegenerative disorders using mouse models and primary cell cultures (click here to see details). Candidates should have strong background in developmental biology, neurobiology, cell biology, or molecular biology. UCLA offers an outstanding training environment for postdoctoral scholars and a strong track record of alumni achievement in academic and industrial careers. To apply, please send a CV and contact information of three references to yezhang[at]ucla.edu.

Graduate student positions are available in the Zhang lab. Please email Dr. Zhang to discuss possible rotation projects if you are interested.