The Department of Psychiatry is now recruiting for an Associate Specialist. The areas of specialization for this position will involve slice patch clamp electrophysiology including dynamic computational modeling of neurons, rodent behavioral assays, LFP recording in vivo, and optogenetics in vitro and in vivo.
- A doctoral degree (or equivalent)
- Expertise in while cell patch clamp electrophysiology, brain slice preparation, rodent behavioral assays, stereotactic surgeries, programming for analysis of physiological data
- At least four years of post-graduate training in field
- Familiarity with optogenetics, LFP recording, and computational modeling
Appointees in the Specialist series will be expected to engage in specialized research, professional activities and do not have teaching responsibilities. Specialists are expected to use their professional expertise to make scientific and scholarly contributions, and may participate in university and public service. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue as needed throughout the recruitment period. Salary will be commensurate with the applicants experience and training.
Please apply online and submit your CV at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF01957.