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Post-doctoral position in Muenster/Germany

09 March 2018

Post-doctoral position in Muenster/Germany

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The Institute of Physiology I of the Faculty of Medicine, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Muenster, Germany, is offering at the earliest opportunity limited to 31.12.2022 a position as a

Postdoctoral Researcher (f/m)
Ref. 02080
Salary according to German TV-L E13 (100%)

The position focuses on “Influence of neuropeptide systems on fear and anxiety in rodents”.

Within the projects we use state-of-the-art techniques (e.g. in vivo electrophysiology, in vitro electrophysiology combined with optogenetics and/or transgene mouse models) to investigate the influence of neuropeptidergic systems on fear- and anxiety-related neuronal circuits and behavior.

We are seeking a talented and highly motivated scientist with a PhD and research experience in electrophysiology and neurobiology, neurophysiology or rodent behavior. Experience in stereotactic surgery would be beneficial.

The position includes mandatory teaching in German language.

We offer a scientifically inspiring environment with great opportunities for collaborative projects at the interface between different disciplines.

For any questions, feel free to contact Kay Jüngling at

Please send your application including your CV, a letter describing your motivation to work with us and the reference code until 15.04.2018.2018 to

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until 31.12.2022
Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet, Muenster
Institute of Physiology I

Contact Information

Kay Juengling
Institute of Physiology I
Robert-Koch Str. 27a
48149 Muenster

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