Post Doc Position in the Laboratory for Neural Engineering and Control at Columbia University

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A postdoc position is available in the Laboratory for Neural Engineering and Control in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University ( The project investigates the role of the locus coeruleus – norepinephrine (LC-NE) system in modulating perception, behavior and learning.

Candidate Profile

The successful applicant should have a background in in-vivo single-unit recording and quantitative analytical methods. Experiences in behavioral training of rodents is a plus.  They are looking for highly motivated researchers with a strong technical background, ideally with a PhD or equivalent in Biomedical Engineering, Neuroscience, Psychology, or a related discipline. Applicants should demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team. Start date is flexible. Salary will be commensurate to the candidate qualifications.

How to Apply

Applicants should submit a CV, including a list of publications, a brief description of research interests, and a list of three references. All application materials as well as any inquiries should be sent to

Columbia University has a vibrant collaborative research environment with strong interactions between the neuroscience and engineering community. Details about institutional support to postdoctoral scientists at Columbia University may be found at the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs,

Please mention that you found this job on the Scientifica website when applying.​

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