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Requisition Information

Requisition Title Post Doc 1
Requisition Number 01383-R

Opening Information

Job Status Full Time
Position Category Post Doctoral
Education Required Graduate Degree
Experience Required Less than 1 year
Position Description

Postdoctoral fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Linda Van Aelst, Professor at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (https://www.cshl.edu).

The main focus of research will be to study the roles of Rho-linked genes associated with human diseases in the development and function of neural circuits, using molecular, genetic and viral engineering, optogenetics, imaging, electrophysiology, and behavior analysis.

Position Requirements

A Ph.D. degree is required. Applicants should have preferably a Ph.D. in neuroscience or a closely related area, and be highly motivated and dedicated to research. Solid background in molecular biology, imaging and/or electrophysiology is highly desirable.

Please send applications directly to vanaelst@cshl.edu.

Interested candidates are also required to apply for this position via the CSHL Careers website: https://www.cshl.edu/careers

Position Number: 01383-R

For more information about CSHL, please visit us at https://www.cshl.edu.

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please list in chronological order any graduate or professional schools attended, your degree(s) (eg. PhD, MD, DVM), date the degree was or is expected to be awarded. (Please refrain from referring to other documents)

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. Please list any previous postdoctoral or residency training experience (if applicable). Please refrain from referring to other documents.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please provide the title of your doctoral thesis and the name of your thesis advisor(s). Please refrain from referring to other documents.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please indicate the fields that you are interested in seeking training in at CSHL (check all that apply):
    • Cancer
    • Neuroscience
    • Plant Biology
    • Quantitative Biology
    • Bioinformatics and Genomics
    • Other
    • No Answer
  5. * If you are authorized to work for all employers in the US on a full time basis, will you now or in the future require sponsorship for an employment-authorized visa status?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. If you are offered employment by CSHL, you must complete and sign the I-9 form required by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service no later than your first day of employment and provide documentation to verify your identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. within three (3) business days of your date of hire.
    • I have read and understood the above statement

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents