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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 November 24, 2021

Production Specialist

The Zuckerman Institute seeks a talented and creative individual who possesses a passion for event production as it relates to programmatic, scientific, development and internal events in support of the overall goals of the institute.

Job Posting October 7, 2021

Manager, Scientific Programs

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a Scientific Programs manager to plan and implement the Institute’s scientific programs with the overall objective to collaborate with and engage the Institute’s community of scientists.

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.

Job Posting July 19, 2021

Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking an inaugural Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) to refine and execute on the vision and direction of DEI initiatives across the Institute.

Job Posting May 19, 2021

Postdoctoral Scientist, Dr. Yasmine El-Shamayleh

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a postdoctoral scientist to investigate the neural basis of primate vision, using a powerful combination of neurophysiological and optogenetic techniques.

Job Posting May 12, 2021

Postdoctoral Scientist, Dr. Attila Losonczy

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a postdoctoral scientist to perform research using in-vivo cellular and microcircuits dynamics in the mouse hippocampus during spatial learning and navigation using cutting-edge functional imaging, electrophysiological and molecular approaches.

Job Posting April 26, 2021

Staff Associate

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a Staff Associate to support to the PI and Postdoc Research Scientists studying the organization of neural networks in the mammalian hippocampus.

Job Posting March 26, 2021

Associate Research Scientist

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking an Associate Research Scientist (ARS) to investigate the molecular diversity of cell types and cell states in primary motor cortex, a region necessary for motor skill learning.

Job Posting March 26, 2021

Associate Research Scientist

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking an Associate Research Scientist (ARS) to investigate how corticospinal and corticostriatal neurons influence circuits in the spinal cord to shape motor behavior.

Job Posting February 19, 2021

Postdoctoral Scientist, Dr. Vikram Gadagkar

Columbia's Zuckerman Institute is seeking a postdoctoral scientist to perform research using in-vivo extracellular recordings and/or imaging of neuronal activity in awake behaving songbirds.

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