Post-doctoral position in Fribourg/Switzerland

A postdoctoral position is available in the Visual Cognition laboratory at University of Fribourg. The candidate is expected to collaborate on projects relating to behavioral and electrophysiological characterization as well as deep brain stimulation of basal forebrain circuits and how this affects cortical circuit function. The postdoctoral fellow may also develop her/his own projects.

Programming in MATLAB is essential, and previous knowledge of animal experimentation (i.e. behavioral work and/or small animal surgery) is advantageous.

Salary is dependent on experience but salary scale starts at about 60.000€ per year plus benefits. We offer an stimulating and interdisciplinary research atmosphere and a positive working environment. Do not hesitate to contact us for details.

Job Information

Employment start date:2015-09-01
Contract length:1 year with possible extension
Institution:University of Fribourg

Contact Information

Prof. Gregor Rainer
Visual Cognition Laboratory
Chemin du Musee 5
1700 Fribourg
Phone +41 26 300 8689
Email [email protected]