A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Julie Haas starting in the spring of 2013. We seek an individual to conduct research on electrical synapse dynamics and plasticity using in vitro thalamocortical networks. Experience with in vitro electrophysiology and/or optogenetic methods is strongly recommended. Training opportunities may cover quantitative analyses, computational modeling and widefield imaging methods. The Lehigh community provides an ambitious, supportive and collaborative research environment, and offers excellent training and career development opportunities. Interested candidates should send their CV, a brief statement of research interests and goals, and the names and contact information of 3 references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional Salary Information: Appointment is a renewable one-year contract at the appropriate NIH salary scale. Two years of support are available if the candidate does not have or receive his/her own funding.