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Postdoctoral Position: Examining differences in neural profiles in males & females with EEG+fMRI – University of Ottawa

The Lab Clinical EEG & Cognitive Research Laboratory, Institute of Mental Health Research, affiliated with the University of Ottawa (Ottawa, ON, Canada). https://eeglab-imhr.weebly.com/ https://uniweb.uottawa.ca/members/3376 Our laboratory uses clinical electroencephalography (EEG) and neuroimaging techniques (e.g. functional magnetic resonance imaging), coupled with various clinical and cognitive assessment tools, to better understand mental illness. We also assess the…

Multiple Postdoc Positions – Computational and Systems Neuroscience of Recurrence and Dendritic Integration – Centre for Neural Dynamics of the University of Ottawa

Multiple theoretical, computational and experimental neuroscience postdoctoral positions are available immediately at the Centre for Neural Dynamics of the University of Ottawa. Position 1: Theoretical neuroscience and nonlinear/statistical physics focusing on the dynamics of a population of core recurrent neurons within the hippocampus and their role in temporal and spatial memory. The candidate will be…

Post-Doctoral Fellow (Mouse Models) – Western University, London ON – Saksida Bussey labs

Two Post-Doctoral Positions Available: Two postdoctoral position are available immediately under the supervision of Dr. Lisa Saksida and Dr. Tim Bussey at the Robarts Research Institute, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario. The positions will focus on questions related to molecular and cellular mechanisms of information storage mainly in the…

Postdoctoral position on neurobiology of motor recovery – Université de Montréal, Dancause laboratory

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Numa Dancause at the University of Montréal in the Dept. of Neurosciences. The lab studies questions related to the mechanisms involved in the control of movement, the plasticity supporting motor recovery after brain injury and the impact of neuromodulatory approaches, such as transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS),…

Exploring inhibitory neuron-secreted chemokines as a novel remyelination therapy – Post-doc or student position, Voronova lab, U Alberta

Neural precursor cells in adult mammalian brain, such as subventricular zone (SVZ) neural stem cells and oligodendrocyte precursors in brain parenchyma, form oligodendrocytes throughout life. The purpose of oligodendrocytes is to produce myelin, an insulating material that performs vital functions in efficient neural information transmission and constitutes the brain white matter. Demyelinating disorders occur when…

Post-doctoral position available in the Laboratory of cerebrovascular pharmacology at the Université de Montréal

The research interests of Dr Girouard are the study of the mechanisms underlying cerebrovascular regulation in health and diseases especially in the context of hypertension and arterial stiffness. The main objective of her research is to find therapeutical targets to protect the brain from vascular diseases. To reach this objective, she uses various state-of-the-art techniques…

Postdoctoral fellowship – Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Our lab is interested in understanding the neuro-immune mechanisms that underlie susceptibility to stroke, atherosclerosis, type 2 diabetes and neurological disorders (Alzheimer’s, schizophrenia and autism). We are seeking applicants who are interested in autism or stroke. Experience in electrophysiology (in vitro patch-clamp, in vivo recording) or imaging using miniscope are desirable, or molecular biology are…

Post-Doctoral Fellow – Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care, Ontario

Position Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow Job Class:  Under Review Dept/Program:  Research & Academics Rate of Pay:  Under Review Employment Type: Temporary Full Time up to 2 years Employee Group:  Non-Union Work Schedule: 37.50 hours weekly as per schedule Posting Date: April 25, 2019 Posting Type:  Open Number:  1 Shift Type:  Days REPOST   The goal of…

Postdoctoral fellow – linking bacterial infection to immunity and Parkinson’s disease – Trudeau and Gruenheid labs in Montreal

The Trudeau (University of Montreal) and Gruenheid (McGill) labs in Montreal presently have a job opening for a postdoctoral fellow to work on a project linking bacterial infection to immunity and Parkinson’s disease, taking advantage of mouse models. The ideal applicant will have expertise in neuroscience, including in one or more of the following techniques:…

Post-doctoral fellowship in multi-scale bioinformatics and neuroscience – Tripathy laboratory, CAMH, University of Toronto

Job Description: We are looking for a post-doctoral fellow with a background in bioinformatics, computational biology, or neuroinformatics. The position is in the Laboratory for Computational Genomics, under the supervision of Dr. Shreejoy Tripathy. The post-doc will contribute to a growing team at the new Krembil Centre for Neuroinformatics, based at CAMH and the University…

Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience postdoctoral position – Magoski laboratory – Queen’s University

A CIHR-funded postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Magoski laboratory at Queen’s University in the Department of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences and the Centre for Neuroscience Studies. The Magoski laboratory studies long-term changes to excitability in neuroendocrine cells that control reproduction in the model organism, Aplysia californica (see http://dbms.queensu.ca/faculty/neil_magoski). The present position concerns the…

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Aerospace Human Factors – National Research Council of Canada

The NRC Advantage GREAT MINDS. ONE GOAL. CANADA’S SUCCESS. The National Research Council of Canada represents a powerful partnering option for anyone looking to push the boundaries of science and industry. In fact, as the Government of Canada’s largest research organization supporting industrial innovation, the advancement of knowledge and technology development, we have become catalysts…

Graduate Student/Postdoctoral Positions in Cellular Neuroscience – Bowie lab, McGill University

Two CIHR-funded positions are available immediately for enthusiastic graduate students/postdoctoral fellows with a keen interest in using electrophysiology and imaging techniques to study ligand-gated ion-channels and their role in neuronal circuit behavior. The first project will focus on an ongoing theme to understand the structure-function properties of ionotropic glutamate receptors. The successful applicant will use…

Postdoctoral Researcher in Neurobiology – Xia lab, University of Rochester, NY

Postdoctoral Fellow/Researcher, Research Scientist or Research Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacology and Physiology Department of Neuroscience University of Rochester Medical Center Rochester, NY Two neurobiology postdoctoral researcher positions funded by NIH and foundation grants are available to study synaptic plasticity as well as myelination mechanisms underlying intellectual disability, anxiety, depression and many other brain functions/dysfunctions. We…

Study the Basic Mechanisms of Multiple Sclerosis: Graduate Student & Postdoctoral Fellow Positions Available (University of Saskatchewan)

Join a dynamic, world-class, generously funded basic and translation science team. Located in state-of-the-art laboratory facilities in the Saskatoon City Hospital, basic scientists are able to work hand-in-hand with clinicians from the Saskatoon MS Clinic (also located in Saskatoon City Hospital). Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow positions in the Office of the Saskatchewan MS Clinical…

Post-doctoral position – Khoutorsky laboratory at McGill University.

A postdoctoral position is available in the Khoutorsky laboratory at McGill University. We are interested in studying cell-type-specific gene expression in mouse models of chronic pain and neuropsychiatric disorders (Fragile X syndrome and autism) at both transcriptional and translational levels and linking changes in gene expression to structural plasticity, alterations in neuronal circuitry and animal…

Post-Doctoral Position Available in Protein misfolding and chaperones – Prado and Duennwald laboratories, Robarts research institute

A postdoctoral position is available immediately under the supervision of Drs. Marco Prado and Martin Duennwald at the Robarts Research Institute, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario to work on molecular chaperones regulating protein misfolding. The work spans from yeast to mouse models of disease and the successful candidate will…

Postdoctoral fellowship in cortical circuit modelling at Krembil Centre for Neuroinformatics, Toronto

Hay lab, at Krembil Centre for Neuroinformatics and the University of Toronto, is currently accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in using computational models to study the effects of cellular mechanisms on cortical circuit activity and brain recordings, in health and disease. We will simulate biophysical models of cortical circuits, constrained with data from rodents…

POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS are available immediately at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH),Clarke Division, University of Toronto. Our current research mainly focuses on but is not limited to the identification of novel targets for the development of therapeutics (protein peptide/small molecules) for the treatment of psychiatric diseases such as major depression, schizophrenia, autism spectrum disorders, drug…

Postdoctoral Scholar position in Neuroscience, Borgland laboratory, University of Calgary

Postdoctoral Scholar position Area: Neuroscience (Animal Models and synaptic physiology) Duration: Minimum 2 years Start date: September 1, 2019 Salary: $55,000/year plus medical benefits   The Department of Physiology and Pharmacology in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar in molecular physiology of addiction.   Job…

Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

The Violence Prevention Neurobiological Research Unit (VPNRU) at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, which is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, seeks a motivated and enthusiastic post-doctoral fellow to join our team to help better understand the neural correlates of violence and aggression. The successful candidate will…

Post-doctoral fellow – Collingridge laboratory, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Toronto

The Laboratory of Dr. Graham Collingridge, located at the Lunenfeld –Tanenbaum Research Institute of Mount Sinai Hospital (affiliated with University of Toronto) is currently seeking a highly motivated post-doctoral fellow skilled in electrophysiology (preferably with both extracellular and whole-cell voltage clamp recording experience) as well as imaging. The lab is studying synaptic plasticity mechanisms, with…

Post-Doctoral Fellow – Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care

Position Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow Job Class: Under Review Dept/Program: Research & Academics Rate of Pay: Under Review Employment Type: Temporary Full Time up to 2 years Employee Group: Non-Union Work Schedule: 37.50 hours weekly as per schedule Posting Date: January 4th, 2019 Posting Type: Open Number: 1 Shift Type: Days The goal of the Waypoint…

The CAN-IBRO School Offers 2 Teaching Internships

A new internship to promote neuroscience education and research in low- and middle-income countries Deadline for applications: February 28, 2019   This unique opportunity has openings for 2 senior neuroscience graduate students, or postdocs, registered at a Canadian university, who are interested in helping promote neuroscience education and research capacity in resource-poor countries. The program…

Funded 3 year Postdoctoral position: Zebrafish Systems Neuroscience – Thiele lab, University of Toronto

The Thiele Lab at the University of Toronto is recruiting a Postdoctoral Scholar for 2019 to work with a Human Frontiers Science Program team (U of Toronto, UC Berkeley, Univ of Maryland and Univ of Tübingen) that is investigating population level neural activity and behavior in zebrafish and African cichlids evoked by natural underwater scenes.…