Job ID: 6119

Post-doctoral position in London/UK

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 24 March 2021

City: London

Country: United Kingdom

Institution: King's College London

Department:

Description:

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral researcher position funded by the Wellcome Trust. Application submission through the link below.

The successful applicant will pursue a research project with the goal of understanding how brain-wide neural circuits lead to flexible cognitive behaviours in mice. The techniques employed will include chronic in-vivo two photon calcium imaging of excitatory and inhibitory cell classes, targeted optogenetic manipulations, viral vector based functional circuit mapping, and quantitative mouse behaviour.

The successful applicant will benefit from the collaborative culture of the Centre for Developmental Neurobiology at King’s College London and will have the opportunity to develop collaborations with groups studying animal models of brain disorders.
Candidates must have a strong research track record. Experience with in-vivo two photon imaging, rodent behaviour and analysis of complex datasets will be highly valued. Candidates with programming skills are encouraged to apply.

Contract
This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract until 31st May 2023
This is a full-time post – 100% full time equivalent

Please apply though the KCL jobs portal, which has further details, link below

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