Job Description

Requisition Number 06199
Department Name: Neuroscience - FL
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Postdoctoral Associate - Xu Lab
Position Summary:

We are seeking a motivated postdoctoral research associate who will investigate neural circuits that control feeding behavior and/or energy expenditure.

The successful candidate is expected to drive research projects independently by employing genetic, imaging and behavioral approaches.

Location: Florida
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

* PhD in neuroscience or a related discipline.
* Strong background in molecular biology, behavioral neuroscience, or electrophysiology.
* First-author publications.
* Experience with stereotaxic injection and optogenetics is highly desired.

To be considered, submit curriculum vitae, brief description of research interests and contact information for three references to:

Preferred Qualifications:
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Postdoctoral
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