Job ID: 5370

Post-doctoral position in New Haven/USA

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 31 August 2021

City: New Haven

Country: United States

Institution: The John B. Pierce Laboratory, affiliated with Yale University




A full-time position is available for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Vincent Pieribone at the John B. Pierce Laboratory (, a nonprofit research institute affiliated with Yale University.

The Pieribone lab is developing and using state-of-the-art genetically encoded fluorescent voltage indicators for recording neuronal activity.

Candidates should hold a PhD in the field of Neuroscience and have an interest in systems neuroscience and the application of optical methods to study neuronal activity. Techniques used include electrophysiology, behavior, optical imaging using 2P and 1P microscopy, molecular cloning, protein expression and purification, protein engineering, and biochemistry. Applicants are expected to be able to design and execute independent research projects.

A coterminous postdoctoral appointment is available in the Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology in the Yale School of Medicine. The John B. Pierce Laboratory offers excellent benefits with employer paid health insurance and free parking.

Please submit a single PDF file to including:
1) A cover letter with a (brief) statement of research experience and interest, 2) Curriculum Vitae, and 3) A list of three references.
The position starts as soon as possible and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The John B. Pierce Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


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