Job ID: 4447

Post-doctoral position in Chicago/USA

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 31 August 2021

City: Chicago

Country: United States

Institution: Northwestern University

Department: Physiology


NIH-funded POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS are available at Northwestern University in Chicago to investigate the mechanisms underlying synapse dysfunction in neuropsychiatric disorders and to develop treatment strategies (Yoon et al., Neuron, 2020; Cell Reports, 2020; Molecular Psychiatry, 2021; Zaccard et al., Neuron, 2020; Schürmann et al., Molecular Psychiatry, 2020). Strong background in molecular and cell biology and/or neuroscience, as well as excellent written and oral communications skills are required. Enthusiastic applicants with a recent Ph.D. and experience in advanced imaging, molecular biology, behavioral analysis, neuropharmacology, or cell biology are strongly encouraged to apply. Northwestern University is home to a very large and vibrant neuroscience community ( and has excellent research facilities. Please email CV, a short essay describing career goals, and names of at least 3 references to:
Prof. Peter Penzes,



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