We are seeking a highly motivated scientist to join the early target discovery group in the Neuroscience department. The scientist will focus on utilizing human pluripotent stem cell-derived neurons to aid in target discovery and validation in the areas of neurodegeneration and psychiatry.
• Develop hPSC models and relevant phenotypic cell-based and biochemical assays to study neurodegenerative, neurodevelopmental, and psychiatric disorders
• Employ CRISPR technology to generate reporter cell lines and perform KO studies and CRISPR screens in hPSC-derived neurons
• Analyze, interpret, and communicate scientific data
Location: Cambridge, MA
Degree required: BS or MS
Job posted: December 13th, 2018