Visit acad.jobs with all Jobs for Academics!
                    
Position: Research Fellow (Postdoctoral Scientist)
Institution: University College London
Department: Division of Medicine
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: The Research Fellow will help define and standardize the IBL behavioral task, refine the training of mice, measure behavioral performance, and record the activity of large populations of neurons during behavior using Neuropixels probes and two-photon imaging
Requirements: The successful candidate will play a key role in developing and optimizing the IBL behavioral task, in collaboration with the other members of IBL. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to develop an independent research project in synergy with the IBL mission. The successful candidate should have the ability to use Matlab (or Python) to analyze experimental data and write routines to control experimental setups, Good knowledge of neurobiology, ability to write and publishing scientific articles
   
Text: Research Fellow (Postdoctoral Scientist), - Ref:1767183 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Division of Medicine Specific unit / Sub department WIBR Location of position London Grade 7 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) ?35,328 - ?42,701 per annum Duties and Responsibilities The International Brain Laboratory (IBL, www.internationalbrainlab.com ) is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral Research Fellow to probe the link between activity in neural circuits and behaviour, working under the joint supervision of Profs. Michael Hausser and Matteo Carandini at University College London. The Research Fellow will help define and standardize the IBL behavioral task, refine the training of mice, measure behavioral performance, and record the activity of large populations of neurons during behavior using Neuropixels probes and two-photon imaging. The post is for 2 years in the first instance. Key Requirements The successful candidate will play a key role in developing and optimizing the IBL behavioral task, in collaboration with the other members of IBL. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to develop an independent research project in synergy with the IBL mission. The successful candidate should have the ability to use Matlab (or Python) to analyze experimental data and write routines to control experimental setups, Good knowledge of neurobiology, ability to write and publishing scientific articles. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the ?Apply Now? button below. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy please contact Professor Michael Hausser ( m.hausser@ucl.ac.uk , 020 7679 6756) or Professor Matteo Carandini ( m.carandini@ucl.ac.uk , 020 7608 4005). If you have any queries about the application process, please contact Alison Kelly Alison.kelly@ucl.ac.uk 020 7679 6134. UCL Taking Action for Equality We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 3 Dec 2018 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job Description Apply Now
Please click here, if the Job didn't load correctly.







Please wait. You are being redirected to the Job in 3 seconds.