Sheryl and Dan Tishman Postdoctoral Fellowship




To recognize and support exceptional candidates applying for postdoctoral positions at the Dominick P. Purpura Neuroscience Department with experience regarding cellular, molecular, systems, behavioral, cognitive, developmental, computational and/or clinical neuroscience research at Einstein. 



We believe that postdoctoral fellows are major contributors towards the excellence of our research program and future leaders in Neuroscience. 



The fellowship will provide a supplement of $20,000 per year, above and beyond the NIH salary guidelines. The initial award will be for a period of three years, which may be extended upon extending a postdoctoral fellowship, or securing a first author publication during the initial award period.


Eligibility Criteria

1. Outstanding postdoctoral candidates with a solid publication track, that are interested in an eligible Neuroscience laboratory at Einstein are welcome to apply. 

2. Non-US applicants are eligible. 

3. The applicant and proposed project must be sponsored by a Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience investigator.


Application Instructions

1. Applicants should submit a CV, two reference letters, a (1-2 page) project summary and a letter of support from an Einstein postdoctoral mentor to with the subject "Tishman Fellowship." 

2. Applications are considered on a rolling basis. 

3. Any questions or concerns about the program should be forwarded to the aforementioned email address. 


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