PhD or Postdoctoral Fellow Position at University Tuebingen

Location: Tübingen

Closing date: 15th January 2021

The Position

The Department of Neurophysiology, Institute of Physiology of the Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen (Garaschuk lab) is looking for a talented and motivated fellow (at the PhD or postdoctoral level) to fill a new position focusing on the contribution of the cortical and hippocampal neuro-glial networks to memory processing during sleep.

This is a collaborative project between several CIN labs and is embedded into a prospective DFG Research Unit. Our lab has a strong background in in vivo analyses of neuro-glial signaling and is characterized by a friendly, collaborative attitude. Further information about the lab may be found at and

The Candidate

The position can be filled at the Postdoctoral or PhD student level depending on the best available candidates. Preference will be given to candidates with a background in neuroscience, molecular biology, in vivo imaging, mathematics/computational neuroscience.

The successful PhD candidate can choose one of the well structured training programs (International Max Planck Research School “The Mechanisms of Mental Function and Dysfunction”; Graduate Training Centre of Neuroscience or PhD program in Experimental Medicine. The postdoctoral fellow can profit from early carrier support programs of the University of Tübingen.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to send a CV, a summary of previous research (2 pages) and a statement of interest (1 page), as well as two names of potential referees to Olga Garaschuk ([email protected]).

Candidates applying by January 15th 2021 will be given full consideration. Requests for information or informal inquiries are welcome.

Please mention that you saw this vacancy on Scientifica's website when applying.

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