PhD student in neuroscience M/W

Application Deadline : 14 December 2020

General information

Reference : UMR5297-MELDES0-044
Workplace : BORDEAUX
Date of publication : Monday, November 23, 2020
Scientific Responsible name : Eric HOSY
Type of Contract : PhD Student contract / Thesis offer
Contract Period : 36 months
Start date of the thesis : 1 January 2021
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : 2 135,00 € gross monthly

Description of the thesis topic

Characterization of glutamate receptor nanoscale organization in neurodevelopmental disease models as mental retardation or autism spectrum disorder, and impact on synaptic transmission properties.
Activities: electrophysiology, super-resolution microscopy, cellular differenciation (IPS to neurons)

Work Context

Created on January 1, 2011, the Interdisciplinary Institute of Neuroscience (IINS) is a joint research unit attached to the CNRS and the University of Bordeaux.
With 160 people divided into 14 teams, IINS combines multidisciplinary skills to study the molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in brain activity. The Institute develops innovative methods in imaging, chemistry, physiology and computer science. Part of the Bordeaux Neurocampus and LabEx BRAIN, IINS is one of the major players in the neuroscience community in Aquitaine.
The PhD student will work within a research team of 25 people.

Constraints and risks

Work in moved schedule possible

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