|Advertising Ends on:||Extended Until Position is Filled|
|Advertising Started on:||Tuesday, May 8th, 2018|
|College:||Carver College of Medicine|
|Salary:||$47,484.00 to Commensurate|
|Full/Part Time Status:||Full Time|
A postdoctoral position is available immediately in a newly established laboratory of Catherine Marcinkiewcz, Ph.D., in the Department of Pharmacology. A highly motivated postdoctoral scholar will work on NIH-funded research projects to study the neurobiology of serotonin systems in stress, cognition and motivated behavior relating to psychiatric disorders. To accomplish this, a combination of cutting-edge tools will be employed, including in vivo Cre-loxP technology, optogenetics and chemogenetics, in vivo calcium imaging, neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, biochemistry and molecular biology. Energetic and self-motivated individuals with a strong background in systems neuroscience and/or neuropharmacology are encouraged to apply.
Applicants should have a track record of productivity and good writing and communication skills.
Preference will be given to those who have expertise in neuroanatomy, small animal surgery, electrophysiology and behavioral pharmacology.
Prior working experience with animal models is highly desirable.
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