University of California, San Diego, 4D Cell Biology Lab Dept Pharmacology

Position ID:University of California, San Diego-4D Cell Biology Lab Dept Pharmacology-POSTDOC [#20297]
Position Title: Postdoc in 4D Cell Biology
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:La Jolla, California 92093, United States
Subject Areas: Cell Biology
Biophysics / Multicellular systems
Stem Cell Biology
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2021/10/27)
Position Description:    

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Welcome! We are the 4D CELL Biology lab at UC San Diego. We use 4D microscopy (adaptive optics lattice light-sheet microscopy), stem cell technology, and machine learning to positively influence human health. Our mission is to accelerate the advent of 4D high content screening in live tissues. You can find us here:

The opportunity: Use human brain organoid models and advanced 4D lattice light-sheet imaging to screen for novel therapies based on mitochondria as a read-out. This position will focus on metabolic therapies for epilepsy.

If you are interested in joining us as a postdoc, we would be excited to talk to you!

INTERESTED?: Apply via Academic jobs online or here:

YOU WILL - Be part of an interdisciplinary team - Work on and with cutting-edge technology - Positively influence human health

YOU CONTRIBUTE TO THE TEAM Required skills(> 2yrs of experience in at least two of the following): - Human brain organoids - Mitochondrial dynamics - Epilepsy

Desired skills: - Quantitative cell biology - High content screening - CRISPR genome editing - Cell reprogramming - Ketogenic diet

Soft skills: - Self-management - Problem-solving - Enthusiasm - Interdisciplinary team player - Excited to use cutting-edge tools to cure diseases

Bonus skills: - Python programming - Machine learning - 4D image processing

START DATE: Immediately

CONTACT: Joh Schöneberg (

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior Room 106B, University of California San Diego