Company Name:
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
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Cold Spring Harbor, New York
United States
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Full Time
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Post Doc Computational

Computational Post Doc - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory - Long Island, NY

The Engel lab in the Department of Neuroscience at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory invites applications from highly motivated candidates for a postdoctoral position working on the cutting-edge research in computational neuroscience.

We are looking for theoretical/computational scientists to work at the exciting interface of systems neuroscience, machine learning, and statistical physics, in close collaboration with experimentalists. The postdoctoral scientist is expected to exhibit resourcefulness and independence, developing computational models of large-scale neural activity recordings with the goal to elucidate neural circuit mechanisms underlying cognitive functions.

Education: PhD in physics, mathematics, neuroscience, computer science, engineering or related quantitative discipline
Skills: Expertise in scientific programming, e.g., C/C++, Python, Matlab. Track record of publications in scientific journals. Effective communication skills, both written and oral. Dedication and passion for solving hard scientific problems

Interested candidates are required to apply online at at

Position Number 01960-R

The candidates should also e-mail their application to Tatiana Engel ([email protected]) as a single pdf file with subject: Postdoc Application. The application file should include: (1) CV with the publication list, (2) a brief description of research interests, (3) contact information for three references.

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.