Duke University, Biomedical Engineering

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Position ID:Duke-BME-DUKETADROSS1 [#25125, 3820]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Engineering / Biomedical
Appl Deadline: (posted 2023/07/10, listed until 2024/01/10)
Position Description:    

Tadross Lab is seeking a postdoctoral associate, fully funded for one year. The position supports examining the role of VTA dopamine neurons in extinction learning, with a particular emphasis on GABA inputs to VTA dopamine cells. 

Work Performed Essential Duties and Responsibilities 
  • Mouse stereotaxic surgeries
  • Mouse behavior
  • Data analysis and interpretation 
  • Maintain accurate and organized records of work performed 
  • Participate in weekly laboratory meetings and planning sessions 

Essential Skills and Abilities 
  • Communicate clearly, plan and prioritize daily duties, handle multiple tasks, and respond to changes 
  • Ability to learn complex tasks, pay attention to details, minimize error, and self-assess
  • Proactive, resourceful and able to generate results within defined deadlines

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