The D3 Validation Research Line of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia – IIT is seeking one postdoc to join a multi-disciplinary research team with research focus on the identification and validation of cellular drug targets for neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative diseases.
The successful candidate is expected to play a significant role in designing and running experiments in relevant disease models, according to project needs, and in contributing to papers and grants preparation.
Applicants should have a PhD in Neurobiology, Neuropharmacology or related disciplines and a documented background in behavioral neuroscience.
Excellent English communication skills, creativity and marked enthusiasm for research are mandatory.
The selected candidate will join the D3 Validation lab located in Genova.
Salary and benefits will be in line with international standards.
The closing date for applications is September 30, 2017. Please send your application, including your CV and names of 2 referees to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting “Postdoctoral position Behavioral Neuroscientist CB 74062” in the subject line.
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