Columbia University in the City of New York (CU)

Associate Research Scientist

Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute

New York, NY, United States

The Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia University brings together researchers from different scientific disciplines to transform our understanding of the mind and brain. In this highly interactive research environment, laboratories work together to gain critical insights into human health by exploring how the brain develops, performs, endures and recovers. The Zuckerman Institute is housed in the Jerome L. Greene Science Center, an architectural masterpiece on Columbia University’s new Manhattanville campus.


A lab within the Zuckerman Institute seeks an Associate Research Scientist (ARS) to facilitate studies of the cerebellum in electric fish, including in vivo functional imaging, electrophysiological, anatomical, and behavioral investigations of its function. The ideal candidate will have expertise in two-photon microscopy, in vivo and in vitro electrophysiology, behavioral analysis, and strong analytical and computational skills, as well as superior motivation, drive and demonstrated aptitude for research.


Minimum Qualifications

MD, PhD, or doctorate in related field


Preferred Qualifications

Strong candidates will be interested and focused on interdisciplinary work.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

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