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Vacancies (16)

Internship: Investigating the role of the striatum in a visually driven working memory task in mice

Description
The goal of this project is to test the contribution of the striatum to visually driven working memory in mice. The project includes mouse handling, training, conducting optogenetic experiments, analyzing behavioral data and doing some histology. The student is required to have at least basic (Matlab)-programming skills before the start of the internship.
Period
At least 5 months full-time, starting from August/September 2018

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Postdoc cellular imaging

Group
Type
Research
Description
The axonal signalling lab has a vacancy for a postdoc position in cellular imaging. The project aims to develop and apply live imaging of organelles and activity-dependent changes in axons.
Period
1 jaar

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Postdoc at the social brain lab

Type
Research
Description
The Comparative Social Neuroscience lab has an outstanding opportunity for a Postdoctoral position (full-time for 2 years). The lab aims at shedding light on the neural mechanisms of empathy by combining studies in humans and rodents using a broad array of techniques.
Period
2 years

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Internship: Neuroregeneration

Type
Student Project
Description
Molecular biological techniques (microarrays, viral vector construction, PCR, various types of biochemical techniques), cell and tissue culture, immunohistochemistry, behavioural assays to assess functional recovery
Period
to be determined

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Internship: Brain mechanisms of compulsivity

Type
Student Project
Description
Rodent behavioral testing and analysis; In vivo fast-scan cyclic voltammetry; Optogenetics and pharmacogenetics; Deep-brain stimulation; Lesion studies; In vivo electrophysiology; In vivo microdialysis; Immunohistochemistry. Please have a look at our group site for more detailed information.
Period
6-12 months

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Internship: Visual processing in awake behaving mice

Type
Student Project
Description
Animal handling and training, programming, extracellular recordings and/or two-photon imaging, data analysis, possibly extended with histological techniques and microscopy. Start dates between July 2017 – October 2017; respond as soon as possible. Start dates October 2017 – February 2018; respond before September 1st, 2017.
Period
to be determined

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Internship: Perceptual grouping

Type
Student Project
Description
Research techniques include psychophysics, eye-tracking, EEG, etc. Start dates between July 2017 – October 2017; respond as soon as possible. Start dates October 2017 – February 2018; respond before September 1st, 2017
Period
flexible

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