Job ID: 5376

Post-doctoral position in Paris/France

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 30 June 2021

City: Paris

Country: France

Institution: ICM - Institut du Cerveau, Paris Brain Institute

Department:

Description:

A Postdoctoral position is available at the ICM – Institut du Cerveau | Paris Brain Instute in the group of Alberto Bacci.
Our research mainly focuses on the cellular physiology of various elements of cortical microcircuits, the properties and plasticity of their synaptic connections and their contribution to the generation of various cognition-relevant network activities. Through our collaborators, we also study cortical circuit deficits in several animal model of brain disease.

We use a combination of single and multiple-cell electrophysiology, 2-photon imaging and electrophysiology in vivo, pharmacology, anatomy, immunocytochemistry, molecular manipulations of specific neuron types and computational approaches (through established collaborations).

Applications must consist of a single pdf file and must be sent to alberto.bacci@icm-institute.org

Please include:
– Curriculum Vitae (CV)
– 1 page summary of previous research
– Brief statement of current research interest
– Contact information of at least two referees

Applicants with a strong background in in vivo 2-P microscopy, electrophysiology and/or computational neuroscience will be preferred, but it will not be a pre-requisite. Highly motivated candidates are encouraged to apply.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English are required.

 

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