Research Associate

University of Bristol - School of Physiology, Pharmacology & Neuroscience

Funded by the Wellcome Trust the holder of this post will carry out interdisciplinary research investigating neural and circuit mechanisms of associative recognition memory in rodents. The successful candidate will perform experiments combining in vivo electrophysiology, pharmacology, behaviour and opto/chemogenetics to examine neural mechanisms during associative recognition.

The successful candidate will hold a PhD (awarded or imminent) in neuroscience or a related discipline. Experience of in vivo whole cell electrophysiology, behavioural experiments and optogenetic methods would be preferable.

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Zafar Bashir, 0117 3311957, or Professor Clea Warburton, 0117 3311936, 

The closing date for applications is midnight on Tuesday 29 August 2017.

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.

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