Senior Staff Scientist - Neuroscience (90002091)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7066400 (Ref.No. 3846-en_US)
Posted: May 22, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Purpose

The position is reserved for career researchers and is intended to be utilized after completing at least seven years of Postdoctoral research.

An in vivo electrophysiologist is sought with extensive experience in electrophysiology in head-fixed awake mammals and related analysis and modeling approaches. The candidate well conduct highly sophisticated in vivo whole-cell, laminar array recording, and/or population two-photon GCaMP imaging during sophisticated mouse auditory and visual behavioral experiments. The ideal candidate will have postdoctoral experience in a high caliber primate or rodent in vivo electrophysiology lab and a strong publication record.

Job Duties

Under the general direction of the Principal Investigator:

  • Plans, directs and conducts research experiments.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data.
  • Develops research techniques and performs applications required for specific research projects.
  • May conduct literature searches and summarize information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Documents results of experiments and reports to principal investigators.
  • May supervise, schedule and coordinate the activities of less experienced research staff.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: Doctoral Degree. Experience may not be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Experience Required: Seven years of postdoctoral  research experience.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: None Required.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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