Nathan S. Kline Institute
  • 23-Jul-2018 to 23-Aug-2018 (EST)
  • Nathan Kline Institute
  • Orangeburg, NY, USA
  • $36,638.00
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full Benefits Package


An entry-level position focuses on the role that altered insulin signaling within vulnerable and relatively spared brain regions and neuronal cell-types plays in predisposing diabetics to Alzheimer's disease pathology. The project involves biochemical, Western blot, and immunolabeling/histological analyses of mouse tissue. Behavioral assessments of mice will also be done. This position will support post-doctoral fellows within the laboratory, although the highly qualified applicant will be able to develop greater research autonomy.


  • Animal handling, dietary manipulations, behavioral assessments.
  • Immunolabeling/histology of fixed tissue.
  • Collection of data, including quantitative microscopic analyses of fixed immunolabeled tissue.
  • General laboratory work/preparation.
  • Western blot analysis.
  • Contribute to manuscript writing expected.




  • BA/BS in biological or related sciences.
  • Experience handling small laboratory animals.
  • Competence in Western blot analysis and/or tissue immunolabeling/histology.
  • Experience with microscopy.
  • Cell culture experience helpful.




*The Research Foundation is a private not-for-profit corporation and is not an agency or instrumentality of the State of New York.  Employees of the Research Foundation are not state employees, do not participate in any state retirement system, and do not receive state fringe benefits. Excellent Benefits Package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Women/Disabled/Veteran Employer. VEVRAA 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) compliant.

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