Postdoctoral Position in Zebrafish Vascular Biology – Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, New York University

Posted 2/14/2017

The Torres-Vázquez lab studies the formation, remodeling and function of the vascular system at the cellular and molecular levels using zebrafish and cultured cells.

We are seeking Postdoctoral researchers interested in studying these (and other) topics:

  1. Patterning of angiogenic development
  2. Vascularization of the central nervous system (CNS) and blood-brain barrier (BBB) differentiation
  3. Mechanisms of vessel assembly and lumenization

Position availability: late 2017, early 2018.

Applicant qualifications:

  • Exceptional publication record
  • Experience in standard and advanced molecular biology approaches
  • Experience with model organisms is preferred.
  • Practical knowledge of genetics, cell biology, cell culture, biochemistry, bioinformatics, genomics, cell-type specific profiling of gene expression and imaging is a plus.


Please send or email CV and reprints of relevant publications to the contact information below using the subject line: Postdoctoral applicant: Your name. We encourage applicants to outline specific research projects. Applicants accepted for initial consideration will be contacted for letters of reference.

Jesús Torres-Vázquez, Ph.D. jtorresv@med.nyu.edu

Last Updated 02/14/2017