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The fellows will benefit from a dynamic and highly collaborative environment in the Center for Neuroscience as well as opportunities to interact with the extended scientific community at UC Davis, which ranks among the top 10 public research universities in the US. They will also enjoy the lifestyle of northern California. These are full-time positions, with salary commensurate to NIH scale and health benefits. Interested candidate postdocs should e-mail a CV and a brief cover letter with contact information for two references. UC Davis is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.



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Postdoctoral Fellow Position Available Immediately

An NIH-funded position available for a postdoctoral fellow to investigate neural circuits of reward and affective processing. The ideal candidate will have a strong background and interest  in cellular and/or circuits neurophysiology. Additional expertise in mesoscale imaging and/or transcriptomics highly desirable. Contact Dr. Fioravante directly for more information and to apply. 


Last updated: 01/24/2024

Full-time Laboratory Assistant II Position Available-

start date June 2024


A full-time position available for a lab assistant 2 to help with behavioral training and testing of mice, tissue processing and immunohistochemistry, fiber photometry, optogenetics, and confocal/epifluorescence imaging. The assistant will also maintain the lab’s mouse colony and perform PCR genotyping. Starting salary is $22. Working days/hours are M-F 9 am – 5 pm. Recent college graduates interest in gaining research experience prior to pursuing graduate studies are encouraged to apply. UC Davis is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please send your cv, an unofficial transcript and a brief statement of interest to dfioravante at ucdavis dot edu. Last updated: 05/12/2024






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