The Gould Lab at the Princeton Neuroscience Institute is seeking several highly motivated postdoctoral or more senior researchers to research plasticity in the adult brain in the context of early life experience and neurodevelopmental disorders, using quantitative behavior analysis, histology, imaging and electrophysiology. Successful applicants will develop a research program focused on understanding how plastic processes can be harnessed to improve atypical behavior in adulthood. Ideal candidates should be engaged and willing to learn new techniques. For more information about our lab and current projects, visit our webpage: https://gouldlab.princeton.edu/ and to inquire about the position, contact Elizabeth Gould at firstname.lastname@example.org. The term of this appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal based upon satisfactory performance and funding. QualificationsA Ph.D. in neuroscience or a related field is required. Previous experience in neurophysiology, histology or imaging, behavior, and MATLAB or Python proficiency is desirable, though we also welcome applicants with experience in cellular and molecular biology. Interested applicants must apply at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/10961 and include a cover letter stating background and professional interests, a CV including all publications, and contact information for three references. These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.
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