A postdoctoral position is available to study molecular mechanisms that regulate neural circuit connectivity and performance in the model organism C. elegans. Our research utilizes a multidisciplinary approach including imaging/microscopy, optogenetics, and electrophysiology. The successful candidate will have an appreciation for the strength of model organism genetics and a strong desire to pursue studies using genetic and functional approaches.
PhD required. Candidates with prior experience in electrophysiology and/or C. elegans genetics preferred. The salary for this position is commensurate with experience as determined by NIH guidelines.
TO APPLY: Interested candidates with a Ph.D. in neurobiology or related field should send a brief description of research background and curriculum vitae to Dr. Michael Francis, Department of Neurobiology, 715 Lazare Research Building, 364 Plantation St., UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605 USA. E-mail: email@example.com.
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