Physiology - Research Associate (Experimental Neurophysiology)
Date posted: 2013-01-30
RESEARCH ASSOCIATE position is available to join our inter-disciplinary program in the Department of Physiology, McGill University.
A research associate position is available to conduct multi-channel single unit recording experiments to study the neural encoding of self motion and spatial memory in freely moving non-human primates. Committed candidate must hold a Ph.D. with postdoctoral experience > 5 yrs and have a strong background in experimental neurophysiology, including expertise in experimental surgery, operant training experience with freely moving non-human primates, and multichannel single unit recording during voluntary self-motion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.
Please submit CV, description of research interest and names of three referees to Dr. Kathleen Cullen ( Kathleen.Cullen@mcgill.ca). Deadline is February 15, 2013.