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Please explore our current job openings below. All applications must be submitted through Jobs at Columbia, the 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 November 15, 2018

Financial Analyst

The Zuckerman Institute is seeking two (2) Financial Analysts to join the finance team.

Job Posting November 15, 2018

Pre-award Grant Coordinator

A key responsibility for this position is to assist pre-award team members and principal investigators in the preparation, submission and pre-award administration of grants and contracts, including subawards and annual progress reports.

Job Posting November 15, 2018


The Accountant is responsible for the monitoring and reconciliation of budgetary activities to actuals within the Zuckerman Institute.

Job Posting November 15, 2018

Senior Research Systems Administrator

The Senior Research Systems Administrator is a vital member of the group responsible for the centrally managed scientific computing infrastructure behind the services provided to research labs in the Jerome Greene Science Center.

Job Posting November 7, 2018

Senior Director, Academic Appointments and Human Resources

The Senior Director of Academic Appointments and Human Resources will provide leadership and oversight over academic appointments and human resources for the Zuckerman Institute.

Job Posting October 17, 2018

IT Support Specialist

The IT Support Specialist will assist with providing exceptional service delivery by working closely with the Senior Support Specialist and the Manager of Research Computing Operations, as well as, with researchers, staff, and other members of the Research Computing team.

Job Posting June 27, 2018

MR Safety Officer

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute seeks a highly skilled individual to support the MR Research Director. The MR Safety Officer role is critical for assuring the safety and success of the research using MRI systems within a laboratory environment.

Job Posting January 25, 2018

Postdoctoral Researchers, Fitzpatrick Lab

The Fitzpatrick lab, a member of the Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia University, has multiple openings for postdoctoral and research scientists.

Job Posting December 14, 2017

Postdoctoral Researcher, Mann Lab

The Mann Lab is interested in hiring a new postdoctoral researcher. The new postdoc will join a highly interactive lab, which currently has approximately 12 staff members.

Job Posting November 30, 2017

Data Engineer

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a highly motivated individual with strong software engineering skills, some familiarity with machine learning, and an interest in neuroscience and teaching to facilitate data analysis and sharing across 10 laboratories investigating the computational and circuit mechanisms underlying motor control.