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Postdoc in Electrophysiology
Posted: August 5, 2014
Expires: October 31, 2014
Requisition number: Postdoc in Electrophysiology: 2-2415/2014
Science jobs from Gilad Silberberg, Karolinska institute.:
Research: Our lab uses electrophysiological, morphological, optogenetic, and computational methods to study neural microcircuits in the neocortex and basal-ganglia. In particular we are interested in the dynamic properties of neuronal microcircuits underlying sensory and motor processing. We study the dynamic interactions between different types of excitatory and inhibitory neurons in order to unravel the way neural networks are structured and dynamically orchestrated. Lab website: www.neuro.ki.se/silberberg/
Postdoc candidates should have a strong neuroscience background with documented experience in patch-clamp recording. Knowledge of neuroanatomy, imaging, and computer programming are highly advantageous. The project will involve multineuron patch-clamp recordings in vitro neocortex and basal ganglia combined with optogenetics and calcium imaging. The project is funded by a grant from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg foundation.
Application: https://ki.mynetworkglobal.com/en/what:job/jobID:41205/where:/ Should include the following:
1. A complete curriculum vitae, including date of the thesis defense, title of the thesis, previous academic positions, academic title, current position, academic distinctions, and committee work 2. A complete list of publications 3. A summary of current work (no more than one page) 4. Names and details of at least two references. 5. After initial contact, applicants should arrange to have at least two recommendation letters to be sent directly by referees.
Funding is guaranteed for the first 2 years and may be extended according to progress and available funding. The position will be open until a suitable candidate is found, but preference will be given to applications submitted before October 31st.
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