Postdoctoral Position at UC Irvine Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory University of California, Irvine, School of Biological Sciences - Center for the Neurobiology of Learning & Memory United States

Postdoctoral Position at UC Irvine Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory


Job #JPF04573

  • School of Biological Sciences - Center for the Neurobiology of Learning & Memory



Open date: April 13th, 2018
Next review date: December 31st, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: April 12th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


A research position is available immediately to study neural dynamics of memory formation and retrieval using optical calcium imaging. The project seeks to understand the neural basis of continuous learning with minimized interference. Candidate must have a recent Ph.D. in a neuroscience related field, demonstratable quantitative and programming skills (e.g., Matlab), and experience in computational and/or experimental systems neuroscience. Funding is for 2 years with possibility of renewal depending on performance and funding. Please send CV, statement of interest, and the names and contact information of 3 references familiar with your academic and research skills to the following online recruitment URL:

Please cc. Prof. Bruce McNaughton ( on any correspondence on this recruitment. Do not send letters of recommendation. Please use the subject line "Postdoc in Learning and Memory).


The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.



Irvine, CA



Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. 

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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