Postdoc Position at Neurocentre Magendie, Bordeaux

We have a variety of multiphoton imaging systems, electrophysiology rigs, manipulators and staging available at a reduced price. Find out more here.

Location: Bordeaux, France

Start date: Early 2020

The Position

A Postdoc position in electrophysiology, optogenetics and functional imaging is available in the group of Dr. Nathalie Sans at the Neurocentre Magendie, Bordeaux Neurocampus, France.

There is some flexibility in the starting date, with preference within the first semester of 2020.

The Candidate

We are looking for one highly motivated researcher to analyse and manipulate hippocampal circuits involved in specific behavioural paradigms. The successful candidate is expected to have a strong interest in neuroscience with an expertise in whole-cell patch clamp, optogenetics and/or viral manipulation (preferably in the DG-CA3 network). The offered position is part of ongoing projects regarding the plasticity of the hippocampal network organization under pathophysiological conditions.

The ideal candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in neuroscience, physiology, or a related field (within the past five years and ideally is less than 35 years old). Candidates should be highly motivated, technically autonomous and a team player.  

How to Apply

Applications should include a detailed CV with publication list, a brief statement of research experience and interests and at least two references to Dr. Nathalie Sans, nathalie.sans[a]inserm.fr.

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

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