We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to carry out a research project aiming to study molecular mechanisms of memory formation and enhancement. Toward that end, the successful applicant will utilize state-of-the-art molecular and cellular techniques and behavioral approaches including optogenetic (e.g. Alapin et al., Cell Reports, 2018). 

Basic qualifications 

- A recent PhD degree in neuroscience, molecular/cell biology or related fields. 

- Experience in the following areas is desired: Optogenetic, in vivo electrophysiology/miniature microscope, imaging of dendritic spines, mouse behavior. 

- High level of motivation and independence and the ability to think critically are expected. Candidates must have good written/oral communication skills in English. 

An application package, including a motivation letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications and names of 2-3 referees, should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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