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Vision: Science to Applications (VISTA) Postdoctoral Fellowships – York University

Application Email: applyvista@yorku.ca Application Deadline: September 6, 2017 Salary: Minimum $55 K per year Start Date: Flexible (Between January –June 2018) The Vision: Science to Applications (VISTA) program seeks applications for up to 4 Postdoctoral Fellowships at York University, Toronto, Canada. The topic of research must fall within VISTA’s mandate, which is to support fundamental…

Postdoctoral position on Somatostatin Interneuron Synaptic Plasticity in Hippocampal Learning and Memory – Lacaille Lab, Université de Montréal

Postdoctoral position on Somatostatin Interneuron Synaptic Plasticity in Hippocampal Learning and Memory Postdoctoral position Dept Neurosciences University of Montreal Montreal, Canada A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the laboratory of Dr Jean-Claude Lacaille at University of Montreal to study the role of somatostatin interneuron synaptic plasticity in hippocampal learning and memory. The project is…

Post-doctoral position in the Brown lab at the University of Victoria

Dr. Craig Brown’s laboratory in the Division of Medical Sciences at the University of Victoria in British Columbia is now accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship position beginning in the fall of 2017. Dr. Brown’s research program is primarily interested in the cellular and molecular mechanisms of brain plasticity and repair. Specific themes the lab…

Post-Doc position in the Howland Lab, University of Saskatchewan

A postdoctoral fellow position is available immediately in the laboratory of Professor John G. Howland (Department of Physiology, University of Saskatchewan; https://research-groups.usask.ca/johnhowlandlab/). Professor Howland’s laboratory is part of an active neuroscience community in the College of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. The Howland lab is interested in determining the patterns of cortical and striatal…

Positions in the Swayne Lab at the University of Victoria

Positions in the Swayne Lab in Victoria, British Columbia Dr. Leigh Anne Swayne is an Associate Professor in the Division of Medical Sciences at the University of Victoria. Dr. Swayne is a cell biologist whose research aims to bridge critical knowledge gaps in our understanding of large, complicated proteins called ion channels in the brain…

One Post-Doc and One Student position, Toth Lab, Université Laval

Location: Toth Lab, CERVO Brain Research Centre, Université Laval, Quebec City Anticipated Start Date: Fall 2017 Research is focused on understanding how information is processed by individual neurones and how this information is coded and translated by presynaptic terminals. Toward this aim we use electrophysiological and imaging techniques, some of which are currently being developed by our collaborators. This…

Postdoctoral Fellow position in Autism & Alzheimer’s – University of Ottawa

Position available: Postdoctoral Fellow position in Autism & Alzheimer’s Location: Neurosciences Division Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Brain & Mind Institute Ottawa, Canada The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute (OHRI) is an Affiliated Research Institute of the University of Ottawa and the research arm of The Ottawa Hospital. The OHRI has grown rapidly to…

Postdoctoral position in cellular/computational Neuroscience: Béïque and Naud, uOttawa Brain and Mind Institute

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship starting immediately at the University of Ottawa to investigate features of dendritic integration and inhibitory microcircuit function using experimental and computational approaches. The researcher will join a collaborative group with expertise in cellular electrophysiology, two-photon imaging/uncaging, optogenetics, advanced computational modelling and statistical processing (Drs Jean-Claude Béïque and Richard…

Postdoctoral Research Fellow – Translational Neuroscience and Perioperative Sciences Programs – Orser lab, University of Toronto

A postdoctoral position in translational neuroscience is available in the Departments of Anesthesia and Physiology in the laboratory of Dr. Beverley Orser (www.orserlab.com) at the University of Toronto. Our research focuses on the role of GABA-A receptors in regulating network plasticity, memory, and mood disorders. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing a program…

Postdoctoral Position in Neuroscience – McKinney Laboratory, McGill University

We are currently seeking a talented and motivated postdoctoral candidate who loves science and is fascinated by dendrites, synapses and neural circuits. The applicant should have a strong background in cellular electrophysiology with an interest in applying physiological techniques towards cell biological questions in synaptic function. The research focuses on mechanisms of a synaptic proteins…

Postdoctoral Position in Auditory Cortical Plasticity – University of Western Ontario

One fully-funded postdoctoral position is available in Cerebral Systems Laboratory led by Dr. Steve Lomber, in the Brain and Mind Institute and National Centre for Audiology at the University of Western Ontario (London, Ontario, Canada). Work in the Cerebral Systems Lab investigates multisensory and crossmodal plasticity in auditory cortex of hearing animals as well as…

Postdoc position in neuroscience at the Université de Montréal – Trudeau laboratory

The laboratory of Dr. Louis-Eric Trudeau at the Université de Montréal departments of pharmacology and neurosciences presently has an opening for one postdoctoral fellow interested in research on the dopamine system. The project, supported by the Brain Canada and Krembil Foundations focuses on acting on mitochondria and cellular bioenergetics to promote the resilience of dopamine…