JOB OPENINGS

Research Opportunities in the Makinson Lab

We are committed to providing a space where creative independent thinkers of all backgrounds can do their best work towards making impactful contributions to basic and translational neuroscience. As a growing research Lab, we are currently looking to expand our team. Below is a list of open positions.

STAFF ASSOCIATE II

Persons who have completed their PhD (or have equivalent research experience) and are interested in managing the hiPSC lines, cultures, and/or brain organoids for the Makinson lab are encouraged to apply to the below position and/or reach out to Chris with your CV. This role is vital to a number of NIH-supported projects to study neurological disease. Come join a growing team of talented and creative scientists.

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POSTDOCS

Postdoctoral research positions are available for highly motivated candidates. Please send an email to Chris including a cover letter describing your previous research and future goals, CV, and contact information for three references.

GRADUATE STUDENTS

Graduate students at Columbia interested in our research should reach out to Chris to set up a meeting to discuss potential projects and a rotation.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

Undergraduate students interested in our research should reach out to Chris with a cover letter describing prior experience and transcript.