Postdoctoral Fellow

Location
Austin, Texas
Salary
NIH scale, commensurate with experience
Posted
Jan 26, 2021
Closes
Feb 25, 2021
Position Type
Full Time

An NIH-funded postdoctoral research position is available in the Golding lab at the Department of Neuroscience at UT-Austin to study the mechanisms of ultrafast temporal coding and dendritic processing in single neurons in the auditory system. Approaches include 2-photon imaging and dendritic recordings in brain slices, transgenic mouse lines, and novel opto- and chemogenetic tools. Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. and background in  electrophysiology and/or 2-photon imaging. Quantitative abilities and computer programming/modeling skills are desired. Our group is committed to diversity, equity and inclusivity and we strongly encourage applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. 

The successful candidate will join a rich, interdisciplinary Neuroscience community at UT-Austin consisting of ~100 laboratories and participate in the Center for Learning and Memory and Center for Perceptual Systems. Applicants should apply by e-mail (golding@austin.utexas.edu), including a cover letter detailing relevant experience and research interests, curriculum vitae, and a list of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately. 

For further information, contact: Nace Golding Department of Neuroscience University of Texas at Austin 1 University Station, C7000 Austin, TX  78712 email: golding@austin.utexas.edu lab website: https://golding9.wixsite.com/website