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Looking for a Research Associate to join our team!

Updated: May 17, 2021

Project Description:

The project to be undertaken will explore the roles of intestinal immune responses and inflammation in the development of Parkinson’s Disease. We are part of a multidisciplinary team specifically interrogating the immunological mechanisms involved in the propagation of signals from the gut to the brain in mouse models of Parkinson’s Disease. For more information see:

Qualifications / Required Skills:

The ideal candidate would have a Ph.D. plus several years’ postdoctoral experience and with high level expertise in mouse models and immunology including multiparameter flow cytometry, isolation and culture of primary cells, and immunostaining. Background in intestinal biology and microbiology is an asset. The candidate should have excellent supervisory and communication skills and be able to work both independently and as an effective member of a highly collaborative multidisciplinary team.

Additional Information:

Our lab is located in the Bellini pavilion of the McGill Life Sciences complex.

Applicants should submit by e-mail their curriculum vitae, a brief statement of interest, and names and contact information of three references to Samantha Gruenheid ( using the contact information provided below. The preferred start date for the position is July 1st, 2021.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with experience and expertise.


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