We are seeking post-doctoral fellows to study how the nervous system responds to changes in the environment and executes behaviors. We are also actively seeking engineers who are interested in technology development. We use a combination of genetics, behavior analysis, and imaging in the C.elegans and zebrafish models.A strong background in cell biology, genetics, molecular biology, neuroscience or engineering is preferred. Please send your curriculum vitae and the names of three referees to:
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