Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Neuroscience
Schedule:  Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $50,004
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  1513
Job Purpose

A postdoctoral position is immediately available to study brain mechanisms for learning and memory and their involvements in neurological and psychiatric disorders. The successful candidate will design and perform in vivo electrophysiological experiments that record and manipulate a large number of neurons in freely moving rodents performing learning and memory tasks.

Job Responsibilities
  • Plans, directs and conducts specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • May establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarizes research findings and publish results in research journals.
  • May be responsible for laboratory operations.
  • May supervise research staff.
Minimum Qualifications

Education: Ph.D in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.

Experience: Candidates with a background in physical sciences and engineering are encouraged to apply. Previous experience in behavioral studies and/or electrophysiology is a plus, but not required. We are looking for a scientist who shares our research interest and who is motivated by exciting science and eager to learn new skills

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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