Postdoctoral position

Updated: 10 months ago
Deadline: 15 Dec 2019

We are offering a 1+2 years postdoctoral research contract to work in a multidisciplinary research project that combines behavioural neuroscience with neuroengineering, and that has been awarded under a FET-Open EU program. The project is lead by Dr. Mercè Masana, an Assistant Professor who is the PI together with Professor Jordi Alberch in the research group “Neuronal Plasticity and neurodegenerative disease” (Biomedical Sciences Department, Institute of Neuroscience, University of Barcelona; ).

The contracted person will be involved in the development of novel non-invasive light-induced in vivo stimulation and monitoring techniques with the aim to modulate specific brain circuits to ameliorate motor and cognitive symptoms in neurodegenerative disorders (Huntington’s and Alzheimer’s Disease).



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Project title

Non-invasive dynamic neural control by laser-based technology


Mercè Masana


Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Barcelona

Gross salary per year

Depending on candidates qualifications and experience

Required documents

Application letter, Curriculum vitae, minimum 2 reference letters.

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Mercè Masana

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