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Post doctorate position, Neurobiology

Postdoctoral position in neurobiology at Reed College

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Erik Zornik. Research will combine whole-cell physiology and imaging techniques aimed at deciphering the cellular and network properties underlying frog vocal behavior. More information about research projects in the Zornik Lab can be found at

The successful candidate will be a talented and highly-motivated scientist interested investigating the neural basis of natural behaviors. Broadly trained neurobiologists with experience in electrophysiology, histology and imaging techniques are preferred.

Reed College is a premier liberal arts institution renowned for academic and research excellence. The postdoc will have outstanding opportunities for developing mentoring skills by guiding undergraduate research, while also benefiting from frequent interactions with faculty and postdocs in a research-active biology department.

The position will be available starting 1 May 2013. The position is funded for a minimum of two years, and can be extended dependent on additional funding and mutual agreement. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, CV, a completed Reed Application for Employment form (original or scanned), and the names, email addresses and phone numbers of three references via email, mail, or fax to:

Reed College
Attn: Human Resources
3203 S.E. Woodstock Blvd.
Portland, OR 97202

fax: 503-777-7775