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Postdoctoral Training Opportunity - Neurobiology

The Lee Laboratory is seeking postdoctoral researchers to study the molecular and circuit basis of taste. Specific projects will be driven by the candidate's interests and expertise.

They are interested in individuals who have a deep passion for science and thrive on intellectual challenges.

  • Applicants must have a recent PhD or MD/PhD degree (or to be completed soon).
  • Familiarity with in vivo multiphoton imaging or electrophysiological recordings in mice is preferred, but not required.

The Department of Neurobiology is located in Evanston, the main undergraduate campus of Northwestern University: a beautiful, urban ‘college town’ just 30 minutes from downtown Chicago, with a vibrant cultural scene located on the shores of Lake Michigan.

Please send the following to Dr. Hojoon Lee (

  • A curriculum vitae (CV)
  • A cover letter including a brief description of research interests, experience
  • Contact information (names, phone numbers, and email addresses) of three references

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.