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Graduate Student Opportunities


Postdoctoral Fellow Opportunities


Medical Innovation Fellow (6-8 positions)
VP Research – Research Western
Western University

Post-doctoral research fellow position in Neural Engineering
"Electrical Neuromodulation of Bladder Function: A Mechanism of Action Study"
Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME)
University of Toronto 

Postdoctoral Fellow position
Global Mental Health and Mood Disorders, 
UofT Dept. of Psychiatry & CAMH

2 x Post-doctoral research fellow positions in clinical and cognitive neuroimaging – 1 year
"Neurophysiological and structural imaging in PTSD and mild traumatic brain injury"
Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)
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Alzheimer’s and prion diseases – Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases
Krembil Discovery Centre, University of Toronto
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Postdoctoral Position - Molecular Systems Neuroscience (#3213)

Samuel Young Laboratory
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City 
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Postdoctoral Fellow
Neurobiology of Depression and Aging Lab 
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Toronto
Description: The program is currently seeking an outstanding post-doctoral fellow to characterize cognitive deficits in an animal model of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), perform quantitative analyses of AD and aging markers in mouse brain tissue, and work in close collaboration with the Drug Development Program to test new molecules for their potential effects and reversing cognitive decline in AD pathology.
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Postdoctoral Position
Department of Physiology and Cell Biology
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis 
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Postdoctoral Position or RA in Developmental Psychopathology
McGill University, Montreal
The Developmental Research in Environmental Adversity, Mental health, Biological susceptibility and Gender project
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Postdoctoral Positions in Neuroscience Studies of Post-traumatic Epilepsy
UCLA Seizure Disorder Center, Department of NeurologyMcGill University, Montreal
UCLA Brain Injury Research Center, Department of Neurosurgery
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Faculty Opportunities

Assistant Professor - Neurodevelopmental Learning Disorders in Education
Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development
OISE/University of Toronto
Deadline Extended to December 2, 2019
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Assistant Professor, University Tenure Line  
Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University School of Medicine OISE/University of Toronto
Description: We are interested in candidates who have a doctoral degree in neuroscience, genetics, biochemistry, biophysics, bioengineering, cell biology or any related discipline and we encourage applications from physician-scientists. Individuals studying a broad range of problems in the nervous system at the molecular, cellular and circuit level are encouraged to apply. We expect the successful candidate to develop an outstanding neuroscience research program and contribute to the education and mentoring of the next generation of scientists. 

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Other Neuroscience Opportunities

Research Programs Specialist 
The Weston Brain Institute 
Description: 1-year position (maternity leave). Information on the position and requisite qualifications can be found by visiting our careers website. We aim to fill this role by March 1st, 2020.
Posted Jan 29, 2020

Laboratory Technician
Focused Ultrasound Lab (Dr. Kullervo Hynynen)
Physical Sciences, Sunnybrook Research Institute 
Description: One of the areas of research our group focuses on is the use of ultrasound to increase blood-brain barrier permeability for targeted drug delivery. We are currently seeking a laboratory technician to perform in vivo two-photon imaging following focused ultrasound exposures in mice, as well as biochemical assays (e.g. qPCR, immunohistochemistry, etc.) and general lab duties (e.g. chemical inventory, replacing supplies, etc). Ideally, candidates should have a degree in neuroscience (or a related discipline), two-photon microscopy skills, and related research experience. If you are interested, please contact Kristina Mikloska (kristina.mikloska@sunnybrook.ca) for more information. 
Posted Jan 10, 2020

Computational Neuroscience Research Scientist  
Krembil Research Institute/Toronto Western Hospital
Department: Research
Reports to: Institute Director
Status: Permanent Full-time
https://www.recruitingsite.com/csbsites/uhncareers/JobDescription.asp?SiteID=10031&JobNumber=851664 
Description: The ideal candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field, research expertise and experience in mathematical and computational modeling, and research interests that complement those of the Institute in neurobiology and neurodegeneration. Candidates whose research interests encompass cellular, micro/macro circuits and/or large scale brain models, and who have collaborative experimental experience are especially encouraged. The successful candidate will have the ability to establish an independent, well-funded program and will be eligible for appointment at the appropriate level within the University of Toronto.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their online application (letter of interest, research plan, curriculum vitae), in PDF format as well as complete some initial screening questions. The search committee will begin to review applications in January with a potential start date in Spring/Summer 2020. Feel free to contact Frances Skinner if you have any questions.