Post Doctoral Associate, Anatomy & Neurobiology, the School of Medicine

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Post Doctoral Associate, Anatomy & Neurobiology, the School of Medicine

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Our laboratory seeks a Post-Doctoral fellow for our on-going research studies investigating the prefrontal cortex brain structure and physiology of cortical pathways in monkeys. Our lab combines anatomical and viral tracing, with in vivo electrophysiological recordings in anesthetized preparations, optogenetic stimulation, and whole-cell patch-clamp recording in vitro slices, to investigate the cellular and synaptic properties of prefrontal circuits involved in cognitive and emotional control and integration. Preferred expertise include optogenetics, optical methods and imaging of voltage-sensitive dyes, and multiphoton microscopy

Responses (resume and cover letter) should be sent to

Dr. Maya Medalla [email protected]

Required Skills
  • Doctoral degree required
  • Craft and conduct experiments in animal models
  • Mentor students
  • Scientific writing
  • Other tasks as it comes
Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 9/25/2020
Application Due: 1/13/2021
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