Postdoctoral Scientist to Study Cortical Plasticity
The Hebrew University
October 7, 2018
10000 NIS / per month
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
A postdoctoral position is available in the field of neural and circuit plasticity under the supervision of Prof. Adi Mizrahi. The Mizrahi lab is using state of the art imaging, electrophysiological and behavioral tools to study neural correlates of perceptual learning in the auditory cortex of mice.
The successful candidate is expected to join a project on cortical plasticity of local circuits primarily using In vivo two-photon calcium imaging in behaving mice.
The project is funded by the European Research Council and the Israel Science Foundation.
Candidates must hold a PhD degree in Neurobiology or related disciplines and should have interests in imaging, electrophysiology or related methods (experience is an advantage). Candidates should be proficient in English.
2 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Additional 150 USD/month will be amended to support rent.
Additional support is available for postdoctoral trainees with families.
Support in relocation (e.g. flight tickets).
Internal Number: 111
About The Hebrew University
The Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences (ELSC) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem is a flourishing research environment and community. We focus, in particular, on the theoretical and experimental study of the dynamics and computational capabilities of large networks, and develop new insights into the mechanisms underlying brain dysfunction.
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