Postdoctoral Associate

Yale University

New Haven, CT, United States

The Yale PET Center has immediate openings for highly qualified individuals at the post-doctoral level to work on research related to the in vitro and in vivo evaluations of PET tracers for neurological and oncological studies. The candidate should be self-motivated, experienced in biochemistry, molecular biology, and pharmacology experimental skills, and able to manage multiple projects. Prior experience with PET imaging, binding assay, or autoradiography studies is preferred but not required. Applicants should have obtained or anticipate receiving a Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or related fields.

The Yale PET Center is a state-of-the-art facility that includes Organic Synthesis, Radiochemistry, Metabolism, and PET imaging laboratories to develop and evaluate novel radiopharmaceuticals in animals and humans. Our multidisciplinary teams consist of highly experienced chemists, imaging physicists, PET modelers, biologists, physicians, and computational scientists. We work collaboratively to solve urgent human health challenges, i.e., early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, diabetes, heart diseases, etc.

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Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.


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Postdoctoral Associate