The Flores lab is hiring!
Positions for a research assistant and a postdoctoral fellow are open.
Research assistant - Full time - Molecular methods
Summary of position:
The laboratory of Dr. Cecilia Flores at McGill University is looking for a full time Research Assistant with experience in molecular biology methods to join her dynamic translational research group
Description of tasks:
Perform molecular biology experiments
Perform basic lab experiments
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Experience working with quantitative molecular biology methods
Excellent organizational skills
Able to work independently and take initiative
Good interpersonal communication skills
Location of work:
Douglas Research Centre
Depending on experience & in accordance with the Douglas Institute guidelines.
Instructions for submitting application:
Send CV to Mira Thakur at firstname.lastname@example.org
The laboratory of Dr. Cecilia Flores at McGill University (Department of Psychiatry)
has an opening position for a postdoctoral fellow. The research project concerns
cellular and molecular mechanisms by which social defeat stress in adolescence
disrupts brain development in males and females. This position is for a highly
motivated individual with interest in translational research and with experience in
behavioral testing in rodents and programing skills. Experience in
neurodevelopmental biology and/or neuroendocrinology is an asset. Applicants
should have a PhD in neuroscience or neurobiology and a strong publication
Interested individuals should send a curriculum vitae and the names/e-mails/phone
numbers of three people who could provide letters of reference by email to Mira
Thakur (email@example.com) and cc firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information please visit our webpage http://ceciliafloreslab.com
Congratulations to Andrea on her Thesis defense!
March 2022: Jose Maria's latest paper to be published in Molecular Psychiatry is now in press! Corticolimbic DCC gene co-expression networks as predictors of impulsivity in children.
January 2022: Philip's latest paper to be published in eNeuro is now in press!! Custom-built operant conditioning setup for calcium imaging and cognitive testing in freely moving mice
December 2021: Congratulations to Angelica Torres-Berrio for winning first place at the Leo and Rachel Hendlisz Award Competition for her article: miR-218 in Adolescence Predicts and Mediates Vulnerability to Stress.
October 2021: Dr. Flores received research funding from Bombardier and the Douglas Foundation for the project: Circulating miRNA Profiles as Predictors of Depression Risk in Adolescence. Congratulations!
July 2021: Alice Morgunova's latest paper to be published in Neuropsychopharmacology is now IN PRESS!! MicroRNAs as Promising Peripheral Sensors of Prefrontal Cortex
Developmental Trajectory and Psychiatric Risk.
July 2021: Congratulations to Jose Maria for winning a presentation prize at the Douglas Special Scientific Symposia!