2011- Research job in the field of Neuroscience, Physics, Molecular Biology at RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Japan
Study Subject: Neuroscience, Physics, Molecular Biology
Employer: Brain Science Institute
Scholarship Description:We seek highly motivated postdoctoral fellows with an interest in learning and memory and/or motivated behavior. Applicants should have a PhD in neuroscience, physics, molecular biology or a related field. Strong training in electrophysiology, behavior, biochemistry and/or molecular biology is desirable.Full-time position with an annually renewable contract (maximum five years) based on evaluation.
A New contract will not be entered into after when the Employee’s assigned laboratory closes.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Commuting and housing allowances will be provided. Social insurance will be applied. Day off includes public holidays, New Year’s holidays (Dec. 29 – Jan 3), and RIKEN Foundation Day.
These and other provisions are in accordance with RIKEN regulations.Also, eligible for an exemption from repayment for category 1 scholarship loans provided by the Japan Student Services Organization before fiscal year 2003, and eligible applying for the MEXT Grants-in-aid for scientific research (Kakenhi).
Scholarship Application Deadline: May 1, 2011