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Postdoctoral Scholar- Dr. Sumikawa Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 11th, 2017
Next review date: November 30th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: November 30th, 2018
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


Two positions are available to study the function and signaling mechanisms of cholinergic systems that play fundamental roles in the control of synaptic plasticity and memory formation. We are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and instruments to carry out cutting edge research. Experience in cellular and molecular techniques, electrophysiology and imaging, or rodent stereotaxic surgery and behavior would be advantageous.

The Department of Neurobiology and Behavior ( provides an excellent environment for intellectual growth and collaboration. Qualified candidates should submit curriculum vitae, a statement of research experience and interests, and names and contact information for three references to the following on-line recruitment:

For more information about this position contact Dr. Sumikawa at:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA


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