PostDoc in Montreal – Neuroscience

PostDoc Position
Université de Montréal · Neuroscience
Canada, Montréal

Job description

A postdoctoral position is available at the laboratory of Dr Roberto Araya to study the role of dendritic spines in the processing, storage and integration of information in mouse cortical neurons.

The projects will require the use of two-photon uncaging, electrophysiological recordings and mouse models of neurodegenerative disease.

To apply for this position send a single pdf file addressed to Dr. Roberto Araya containing 1) a cover letter stating your research goals, 2) your CV and 3) the contact information to request two references.

Desired skills and experience

  • Candidate MUST have experience in whole-cell patch clamp recordings.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Applicants not speaking french are welcome.

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About the employer

The University of Montreal has Quebec’s largest sponsored research income and the third largest in Canada. More than 55,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs, making it the second-largest university in Canada. Montréal is the largest city in Québec, predominantly French-speaking, vibrant and multicultural with a mix of European and North American culture.

The Araya lab is part of the Neuroscience Department and the GRSNC at the Faculty of Medicine located in the heart of the Mont Royal overlooking the city.