We are seeking a motivated individual for a postdoctoral position within the Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery to explore the role and therapeutic potential of modulation of metabotropic glutamate receptor 7 in various neurological, psychiatric, and neurodevelopmental disorders.
|Pharmacology and Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery|
The Niswender lab is seeking an inquisitive and motivated postdoctoral fellow to join our Neurodevelopmental Disorders group within the Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery (VCNDD). Students and postdocs within the VCNDD receive exposure to all facets of academic drug discovery, ranging from testing basic science hypotheses, compound development, and translational neuroscience. Our group integrates elements of neuroscience, behavioral and molecular pharmacology, drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, and electrophysiology to interrogate the role of metabotropic glutamate receptors and muscarinic acetylcholine receptors in autism and autism-associated disorders.
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|Colleen Niswender, PhD
Phone: (615) 349-6489