Job ID: 63636

Post-doctoral positions in basal ganglia laboratory

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 31 December 2021

Employment Start Date: 3 January 2022

Contract Length: 1-5 years

City: Chicago

Country: United States

Institution: Northwestern University

Department: Neuroscience

Description:

The Bevan laboratory is hiring postdoctoral scientists to pursue research on the basal ganglia and their dysfunction in mouse models of Parkinson’s disease and Huntington’s disease. The positions will utilize ex vivo/in vivo electrophysiological, optogenetic, chemogenetic, anatomical, molecular, behavioral, and 2-photon imaging approaches. These positions are particularly suitable for those wishing to pursue advanced neuroscience research either as a PI or team scientist in academia or industry. Related undergraduate/graduate research experience is preferred but extensive training and mentorship will be provided. The positions are available immediately and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Please submit applications including a CV and a brief cover letter to m-bevan@northwestern.edu