03/02/2020
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PhD student

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    NeurosciencesNeurophysiology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    31/03/2020 12:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Germany › 20251
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    134557

OFFER DESCRIPTION

A PhD position for neurophysiology and optogenetics is available at the Department of Developmental Neurophysiology, University Medical Center Hamburg, Germany.

 

Our group investigates the synchronized patterns of electrical activity in the immature brain, their relevance for development of cognitive and (multi)sensory abilities and their impairment associated with neurological disorders like perinatal ischemia and schizophrenia (www.opatzlab.com).

 

The multidisciplinary project is funded by an ERC Consolidator Grant and encompasses in vivo electrophysiology and optogenetics, behavioral and pharmacological investigation. We offer state-of-the-art facilities and a stimulating scientific environment in a dynamic, young and interdisciplinary team. We guarantee extensive and individual training.

 

Applicants should have a strong background in neuroscience. Practical experience in electrophysiology / imaging and good programming skills (MATLAB) would be desirable. Good communication skills, creative and independent thinking are mandatory. Fluent English is a prerequisite.

 

The placement will be open until a suitable candidate is found but preferential treatment will be given to applications received before March 2020 with a possible starting date between April and June 2020 (or later).

 

Applications including (i) CV, (ii) a brief statement of expertise and interests, (iii) academic achievements (all relevant certificates), and (iv) 2 references should be sent to

Prof. Dr. Ileana Hanganu-Opatz by email (hangop@zmnh.uni-hamburg.de).

 

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

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EURAXESS offer ID: 488016

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