Job ID: 84981

Postdoctoral position in behavioral neuroscience

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 31 December 2022

City: San Francisco

Country: United States

Institution: University of California San Francisco



Dorit Ron at the University of California, San Francisco has an opening for a behavioral neuroscience postdoctoral fellow position. The Ron lab use state-of-the-art techniques including, molecular/genetic techniques for gene manipulations in subpopulations of neurons in vivo, viral-mediated gene delivery, chemogenetics, and structural plasticity in combination with behavioral approaches in mice to study molecular signaling within neural circuitries in addiction (Examples, Barak et al. Nature Neuroscience 2013, Warnault et al., Biological Psychiatry 2016, Liu et al. Molecular Psychiatry 2017, Laguesse et al. Neuron 2017, Morisot et al. ELife 2019, Ehinger et al. Nature Comm. 2021). Highly-motivated candidates with in-depth experience in rodent behavioral approaches, including surgical manipulations, who are in the process of graduating, or that have recently graduated, are encouraged to apply. The position offers an opportunity to be part of a collaborative team within the vibrant research community at the UCSF Mission Bay campus.

Please send Curriculum Vitae and names of three references to: Professor Dorit Ron, Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco,