22/12/2020

Postdoctral position at the Division of Cerebral Circuitry, Department of Fundamental Neuroscience

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    National Institutes of Natural Sciences, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer science
    NeurosciencesNeuropsychology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    28/02/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
  • LOCATION
    Japan › Aichi
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    See description

OFFER DESCRIPTION

[Description of the institution (year of establishment, capital amount, number of employees, etc.), details of the business, recruitment background information, project description, etc.]

We invite applications for a postdoctral researcher in the area of mathematical/computational modeling of biochemical signaling in neurons. A new collaborative project with Kyoto U has been launched for the elucidation of liquid-liquid phase separation (LLPS) of synaptic molecules (#). We will develop computational models that describe the LLPS, and simulate the spatiotemporal dynamics of synaptic biochemical signaling, to elucidate how our learning and memory are organized. We also conduct a long-standing project on electron microscopic (EM) connectomics. The applicant is also expected to contribute to this project from the informatics aspect.

(#) Spatiotemporal dynamics of molecules in sub-synaptic space for learning and memory, CREST, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Japan.
https://www.jst.go.jp/kisoken/crest/application/2020/201124/201124crest.pdf
Japanese web page

[Address of work location and other information]
NIPS, Okazaki, Japan
http://www.nips.ac.jp/circuit/
5-1 Myodaiji-Higashiyama, Okazaki, Aichi, 444-8787, Japan

[Available positions (job title, number of positions, etc.)]
Full-time Postdoctral Researcher

[Starting date, employment date, etc.]
April 1st 2021 (negotiable)

More Information

Benefits

[Treatment after recruitment (job title, salary, working hours, employment type, employment period / trial period)]
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Social insurance will be applied. Days off include public holidays, New Year's holidays (Dec. 29 - Jan 3), summer vacation, and sick leave. These and other provisions are in accordance with NIPS regulations.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
National Institutes of Natural Sciences, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Japan
Aichi

EURAXESS offer ID: 590737
Posting organisation offer ID: D120121195

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