The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the laboratory of Dr. Scott Russo is looking for highly motivated individuals interested in taking a systems level approach to studying rodent behavior. The preferred candidate will have significant experience performing electrophysiology, optogenetics or Ca2+ imaging. Those candidates with a strong computational background are strongly encouraged to apply. They will be expected to perform independent, high impact research to identify underlying mechanisms of circuit level pathologies in stress disorders and aggression. In addition, they will be expected to conduct statistical analysis/coding with MATLAB or related program, prepare manuscripts and figures for publication and submit applications for individual funding opportunities.
Education: Ph.D., M.D. or both
Application Instructions: If you are interested in applying to this position, please submit current CV, brief description of research interests and names and contact of 3 references to Mrs. Erica Camacho-Duran (Erica.email@example.com).
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is an equal opportunity employer. Mount Sinai values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, and underrepresented minorities.
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