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Please explore our current job openings below. All applications must be submitted through Columbia University’s online application system.

Zuckerman Institute Principal Investigator Joseph Gogos, MD, PhD (right), confers with a member of his lab (Credit: John Abbott).
Job Posting December 7, 2022

Research Staff Assistant - Losonczy Lab

The Losonczy laboratory has an opening for a full-time Research Staff Assistant to assist with behavioral and neurophysiological research studying the organization of neural networks in the mammalian hippocampus.

Job Posting November 3, 2022

Research Staff Assistant - Behnia Lab

The Behnia Lab, is seeking to hire a Research Staff Assistant to assist with studies on how our brains see the world around us.

Job Posting October 31, 2022

Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Sawtell Lab

The Sawtell Lab is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Scientist with relevant experience and expertise in cellular, systems, or behavioral neuroscience and a passion for biological research.

Job Posting June 10, 2022

Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Mason lab

The Mason Lab seeks a Postdoctoral Research Scientist to perform research on the development of retinal ganglion cells (RGCs).

Job Posting June 3, 2022

Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Hillman Lab

The Hillman Lab is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Research Scientist to assist with studies on how our brains see the world around us.

Job Posting April 12, 2022

Staff Associate I - Dr. Yasmine El-Shamayleh

The El-Shamayleh lab within the Zuckerman Institute is seeking a Staff Associate I to study the neural basis of vision.

Job Posting March 30, 2022

Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Behnia Lab

The Behnia Lab is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Research Scientist to assist with studies on how our brains see the world around us.

Job Posting March 30, 2022

Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Lomvardas Lab

In collaboration with the Ruta Lab at Rockefeller University, the Lomvardas Lab at the Zuckerman Institute is seeking a jointly appointed Postdoctoral Research Scientist who will tackle exciting questions exploring the structure and function of sensory receptors.

Job Posting January 20, 2022

Manager, Public Programs

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a Public Programs manager to plan and implement the Institute’s public engagement programs including BRAINYAC (a mentored high school research program) and the Education Lab.

Job Posting October 4, 2021

Postdoctoral Scientist, Dr. Itamar Kahn

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a postdoctoral scientist to perform research using novel genetically engineered MRI probes to study brain-wide neural circuit function during goal-directed behavior.

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