Postdoc in ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, OPTOPHYSIOLOGY, CALCIUM OR VOLTAGE SENSITIVE IMAGING
- Children's National Health System
- CHILDREN’S NATIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, DC
- Pay: $57,000.00 - $67,000.00 per year
- Closing date
- Apr 1, 2023
- Graduate School or University, Hospital, Independent Research Institute, Medical, Veterinary or Dental School, Non-profit Institution / Non-governmental Org.
- Job Function
- Postdoctoral Researcher
- Research Area
- Development, Integrative Physiology & Behavior, Neural Excitability, Synapses, & Glia, Techniques
- Position Type
- Full Time
- Entry Level
The Hsiao and Gallo labs have an open, extramural-funded position for a Postdoctoral Fellow to study Cerebellar physiology and its implication in learning and memory. See Hsiao et al. Cell. 2020 Oct 15;183(2):522-536.e19. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2020.09.011. and visit https://childrensnational.org/research/labs/gallo/publications; https://childrensnational.org/research/people/hsiao-kuangfu-katie.
Efforts will include characterizing the neural and developmental mechanisms underlying the impaired cognitive behaviors in mouse models for neurodevelopmental disorders. This is an on-site position at The Center for Neuroscience Research at Children’s National Research Institute in Washington, D.C.
Successful applicants should demonstrate an interest in quantitative electrophysiology and the development of brain-wide circuits.
PhD in neuroscience, biological sciences, biomedical engineering, or related field; or equivalent combination of degree and experience.
Minimum of 3 years of experience with ex-vivo or in-vivo patch clamp electrophysiology from mouse, macaque, or human brain slice preparations or brain recording methods.
Please send a CV, cover letter, and your primary publication.
Interested applicants may contact Katie Hsiao, Email: email@example.com
Katie Hsiao, PhD
Center for Neuroscience Research
Children’s National Medical Center
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington DC, 20010
Children's National is one of the leading pediatric care institutes in the country. The Children's Research Institute engages in cutting-edge basic and translational research aimed at improving childhood health.
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