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Fellow (at the PhD or postdoctoral level) in Tübingen/Germany

18 November 2020

Fellow (at the PhD or postdoctoral level) in Tübingen/Germany

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The Department of Neurophysiology, Institute of Physiology of the Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen (Garaschuk lab)

is looking for a talented and motivated fellow (at the PhD or postdoctoral level) to fill a new position focusing on the contribution of the cortical and hippocampal neuro-glial networks to memory processing during sleep. This is a collaborative project between several CIN ( labs and is embedded into a prospective DFG Research Unit. Our lab has a strong background in in vivo analyses of neuro-glial signaling and is characterized by a friendly, collaborative attitude. Further information about the lab may be found at and

The position can be filled at the postdoctoral or PhD student level depending on the best available candidates. Preference will be given to candidates with a background in neuroscience, molecular biology, in vivo imaging, mathematics/computational neuroscience. The successful PhD candidate can choose one of the well structured training programs (International Max Planck Research School “The Mechanisms of Mental Function and Dysfunction”; Graduate Training Centre of Neuroscience or PhD program in Experimental Medicine phd-studiengang). The postdoctoral fellow can profit from early carrier support programs of the University of Tübingen

Application documents: CV, summary of previous research (2 pages), statement of interest (1 page) and two names of potential referees.

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Candidates applying by January 15th 2021 will be given full consideration.

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Closing date:
Contract length:
2 years with the possibility of prolongation
Eberhard Karls University Tübingen
Institute of Physiology, Department of Neurophysiology

Contact Information

Prof. Dr. Olga Garaschuk
Institute of Physiology,
Department of Neurophysiology,
Eberhard Karls University Tübingen,
Keplerstraße 15,
72074 Tübingen, Germany

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