[Comp-neuro] Please post

Ilya Rybak rybak at drexel.edu
Sun Jun 22 19:48:57 CEST 2008

Postdoctoral/research associate position in computational neuroscience

         A postdoctoral/research associate position is available in the Lab
for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience at the Department
of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Drexel University College of Medicine.
Current projects in the lab supported by NIH include (1) computational
modeling of brainstem respiratory network and neural control of breathing
and (2) computational modeling of the spinal circuitry involved in the
locomotor rhythm generation and neural control of locomotion.
         Requirements for the position include a PhD, experience in modeling
of single neurons (in the Hodgkin-Huxley style) and small and/or high-scale
biological neural networks, and strong C++ programming skills.
Experience in the analysis of nonlinear systems is an advantage.
         The successful candidate will be involved in ongoing collaborations
with several research groups in the USA and other countries performing
complementary experimental studies.
         The position is available for at least 2 years. Interested 
should respond (preferably by email) with a CV and names of at least 3
references to Dr. Ilya A. Rybak, Department of Neurobiology and
Anatomy, Drexel University College of Medicine, 2900 Queen Lane,
Philadelphia PA 19129; email: rybak at drexel.edu
         Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
        ****************************Ilya A. Rybak, Ph.D.ProfessorDepartment 
of Neurobiology and AnatomyDrexel University College of Medicine2900 Queen 
LanePhiladelphia, PA 19129USA
Tel.: (215) 991-8596
Fax: (215) 843-9082
E-mail: rybak at drexel.edu
            ilya.rybak at drexelmed.edu

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