Job ID: 64382

PhD and postdoc position in Neuroscience – Neurophysiology of cognitive processes

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 1 December 2022

Employment Start Date: 1 January 2021

City: Jerusalem

Country: Israel

Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Department: Safra Center for Brain Science

Description:

The Omer lab at the Edmond & Lily Safra Center for brain Sciences (ELSC) –The Hebrew University, is seeking highly motivated students at all levels (PhD and Postdoc) to participate in a research program aimed at elucidating the neural mechanisms of social cognition and navigation in the brain, using acombination of computational and experimental techniques. Positions are available for projects related to the neural basis of social cognition in the hippocampus, and the neural basis of spatial navigation in freely behaving animals. Candidates should have a strong scientific background in systems and/or computational neuroscience, and solid communication skills in English. Individuals with expertise in neurophysiological recordings and/or computational background (MATLAB/Python), are particularly encouraged to apply.