[Comp-neuro] Fwd: PhD and postdoctoral positions, University of Utah

Alla Borisyuk borisyuk at math.utah.edu
Fri Dec 6 20:15:03 CET 2019

Postdoctoral and PhD student positions are available at the University
of Utah (Salt Lake City, USA) in the Computational Neuroscience group
of Dr. Alla Borisyuk. Dr Borisyuk is affiliated with both Department
of Mathematics and the Neuroscience program. Depending on the
background of the trainee the placement might be possible in either

 Current projects include:
- A mutiscale study of the role of astrocytes in neural networks;
- Elucidating the odor coding and connectivity in mammalian and insect
olfactory systems.

All projects are in collaboration with local experimental neuroscience labs.

We have dynamic, active, student-centered and supportive environment,
with a multitude of opportunities for trainees to get involved in.
Outside of the academics - the outdoor recreational opportunities
(National parks, skiing, hiking, climbing) all around us in Utah are
unparalleled. Salt Lake City is the center of a metropolitan area with
a population of approximately one million residents, has extensive
arts and cultural activities, and has a major international airport
with a Delta Airlines hub and direct flights to most U.S. cities and
direct international flights to Paris, London, Amsterdam, and Mexico
City. The area has received international recognition for its new
light rail system, foodie culture, downtown renewal, and increasing

For project and position details and other inquiries please contact
Alla Borisyuk: borisyuk at math.utah.edu

Screening of candidates is ongoing, do not delay with your application!

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