Job ID: 6111

Post-doctoral position in Stockholm/Sweden

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 30 June 2021

City: Stockholm

Country: Sweden

Institution: Karolinska Institutet



The Silberberg Lab at the Department of Neuroscience of Karolinska Institutet is searching for talented and enthusiastic postdocs interested in studying the neural networks of the basal ganglia. We use various electrophysiological, optical, and computational methods to study the basal ganglia neural circuits underlying sensorimotor function and dysfunction. For more information about us and our research:


The successful candidate should have a high level of responsibility and independency, ability to collaborate with others in a team, good communication skills (English speaking and writing), willingness to supervise students. Candidates should have a strong neuroscience background with documented experience in electrophysiology and/or imaging. Experience in surgery, animal behavior, computer programming, and manuscript writing are highly advantageous. The project will involve in vivo and ex vivo patch-clamp recordings, optogenetics, and imaging in the cortex and basal ganglia. More information about the position can be found on the Karolinska Institutet job website:

Application process
The application is to be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system, and must contain the following documents in English:

– A complete curriculum vitae, including date of the thesis defense, title of the thesis, previous academic positions, academic title, current position, academic distinctions, committee work, and details of 2 references.
– A complete list of publications.
– A summary of current work (no more than one page).

For questions, please contact Gilad Silberberg

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