Postdoctoral Fellow

Job description

Job location: Worcester


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-04-04
Req: R0000317
JOB TITLE

Postdoctoral Fellow

LOCATION

Worcester

DEPARTMENT NAME

Biology & Biotechnology V

DIVISION NAME

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY

To understand how biogenic chemical signals regulate innate social behaviors at cellular and circuit levels. Our research aims to understand how the nervous system processes environmental stimuli with respect to its internal states to encode and integrates social information.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Topics of interest include understanding the neural circuitry underlying sex-specific social behaviors and the role of neuro-modulation and social experience in social behaviors. Current projects involve whole brain imaging of neural activity and quantitative measurements of behavior. Candidates can also propose new areas of investigation that are feasible within the research interests of the lab.

Inquiries should be directed to: Dr. Jagan Srinivasan ([email protected]) Department of Biology and Biotechnology

Required Documents:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • List of References

FLSA STATUS

United States of America (Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

 

 

 

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Posted: 3/28/2019
Application Due: 11/26/2019
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