Cryo-Electron Microscopy of Neurodegeneration

The Fitzpatrick lab at Columbia’s Zuckerman Institute in NYC has multiple openings for technicians to join an exciting cryo-electron tomography research program dedicated to imaging neurons, glia, and human brain tissue through the development of an ultrafast laser phase plate ( funded by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (Frontiers of Imaging program).

Lab members have access to state-of-the-art instrumentation ( in a dynamic scientific environment. If you’re interested in joining the team, please contact me directly at [email protected]

Lab: Fitzpatrick lab, Zuckerman Institute

Direct Supervisor: Anthony Fitzpatrick

Position Dates: Spring 2022

Hours per Week: 20

Qualifications: Image processing 

Eligibility: Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Master's

SEAS only: No

Anthony Fitzpatrick, [email protected]