Postdoctoral fellow in the Fan Lab at MIT
The Fan Lab (https://fanlab.mit.edu/
) at MIT is seeking passionate, creative, and collaborative postdoctoral fellows to join our interdisciplinary team at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory and the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences. Our research focuses on developing and applying novel high-precision optical and molecular technologies to watch and perturb the brain in action. We leverage these cutting-edge technologies and integrate them with behavioral, molecular, and computational approaches to understand how the brain encodes, stores, and recalls information.
We are seeking individuals with expertise in one or more of the following areas:
- microscopy and image analysis
- systems neuroscience
- protein engineering
Ideal candidates will be self-motivated, with a strong academic background and a proven publication record. We are committed to mentorship and support to help you reach your full potential as a scientist and to advance your career.
Contract is renewable on a yearly basis based on research performance and funding.
Place of work:
(Preferred) PhD in neuroscience, bioengineering, biophysics, or physical chemistry.
Determined based on MIT guidelines:
Twenty-four days of personal time off
- Cover letter describing past research work and future research goals
- Contact information of three references
Interested candidates should email the documents to Dr. Fan.
Qualified applications will be scheduled for interviews.
The Picower Institute of Learning and Memory
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT