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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 May 17, 2019

Scientific Multimedia Producer

The Zuckerman Institute is searching for a full-time Scientific Multimedia Producer to join its Communications team. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented science communicator/visual storyteller with a breadth of expertise in technology, journalism and digital media.

Job Posting March 28, 2019

Grants Specialist

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a uniquely qualified individual to join the Pre-award and Research Development team. This is a unique opportunity for a candidate with a deep interest in neuroscience research and enthusiasm for working closely with researchers.

Job Posting March 19, 2019

Data Engineer

The Data Engineer will work directly with Zuckerman Institute faculty and researchers to facilitate and pilot new methods of data sharing and analysis, with an emphasis on reproducible research.

Job Posting February 15, 2019

Research Staff Assistant, Axel Lab

The laboratory of Richard Axel, MD, has five open positions for a highly motivated Research Staff Assistant to work in a cutting-edge neuroscience laboratory.

Job Posting February 15, 2019

Research Staff Assistant, Axel Lab

The laboratory of Richard Axel, MD, is beginning a new research avenue investigating how cuttlefish (a relative of the octopus) camouflage to the environment.

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 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.