The John B. Pierce Laboratory is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans.
A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Guillaume de Lartigue at the John B. Pierce Laboratory, a nonprofit research institute affiliated with Yale University. The post-doctoral candidate will be mapping gut-brain circuits and determining the function of these circuits in controlling feeding behavior. The project will involve viral tracing, in vivo calcium imaging, and behavioral tasks.
- A PhD with strong experience with in vivo calcium imaging, confocal microscopy, and intracranial stereotactic injection is essential.
- Solid background in neuroanatomy is highly desired.
- The ideal candidate should have experience conducting behavioral work in rodents.
- Excellent verbal and writing skills in English are essential.
The John B. Pierce Laboratory offers a competitive salary, excellent health insurance, and other benefits.
Please send application with C.V., contact information for three references, and statement of interests to GBNLjob@jbpierce.org. Desired start date is as soon as possible.
We do not sponsor employment-based visas for this position. We only consider applicants who have valid authorization to work in the U.S.