Instituto de Neurociencias

Postdoctoral Programme “Severo Ochoa”

Institute for Neuroscience

San Juan de Alicante, Spain

The Institute for Neuroscience (IN, is launching a second call of its Postdoctoral Programme, and offers up to eight Postdoctoral positions with a duration of 2 years. We are seeking exceptional and highly motivated young investigators of any nationality with a doctoral degree.

Appointed postdoctoral researchers will receive an employment contract with a gross annual salary of € 29,000-35,000, depending on experience, and will pursue their research in a highly collaborative environment without teaching duties. Opportunities to undertake postgraduate teaching and/or transfer activities would be also available. We have an active policy for mentoring young researchers, which typically involves the association of young scientists with experienced researchers in the same programme. We will offer postdoctoral researchers the possibility to attend laboratory management courses to provide them with laboratory leadership and management skills.

Before submitting the application, potential candidates should contact and get the support of a Principal Investigator of one of the research teams in the IN (see full list at: This commitment is required for submitting the application.

Applications should include the following documents (in PDF format):

· Written support of the Principal Investigator of the IN host lab.
· Short CV (please download and use the model format from
· Motivation letter
· Brief description of the 2-yr project, which must fit at least one of the topics defined in the Strategic Plan (see
· Two letters of support.
They have to be submitted exclusively by email to
The call will be open until 22 November 2019 at 15:00 CET (Central European Time)

Please apply via recruiter’s website.