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Janssen Pharmaceuticals (Johnson & Johnson)

Janssen Pharmaceuticals La Jolla is recruiting neuroscientists at the Postdoc and Scientist (Assistant Professor equivalent) level.  The Postdoc positions would work in the laboratory of Dr. David Bredt.  Relevant recent papers include: Kato et al. 2016 Nature Medicine22:1496; Gu et al. 2016 Neuron  89:948; Matta et al. 2017 Cell Reports 19:688.  Graduate students interested in learning more about this should contact Dr. Bredt directly: DBredt at

The Scientist position would establish a laboratory focused on cellular pharmacology and imaging in the Discovery Sciences department and would collaborate with the neuroscience group.  Senior postdocs interested in learning more about this Scientist position can either contact Dr. Bredt directly or apply on the Janssen Careers site.


UCSD Millenium Fellowship

The University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in conjunction with Millennium Health is pleased to offer a Post-doctoral Research Fellowship.  The Fellowship program was initiated in 2016 and is offered in collaboration with Millennium Health, located in the Northern San Diego area, in close proximity to numerous research institutes, pharmaceutical and biotech companies.  The program is two years in duration and designed to develop health outcomes research- focused scientists, with an emphasis in personalized medicine applications, who seek to work in managed care, health policy, government/public service, the pharmaceutical industry, or academia. 

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