Open Positions

Posted 2/9/2022: Postdoctoral Position - Baram Lab

Key words: Molecular Biology, epigenetics, single-cell transcriptomics, transgenic mice, circuit, reward, stress-sensitive cells, early-life stress, corticotropin releasing hormone

NIH funded position(s) available to apply single-cell approaches (transcriptomics, MerFISH, etc) in specific target cell populations (e.g., CRH expressing neurons) for studying mechanisms by which early life experiences / stress promote enduring disruptions of cell, circuit and behavioral functions.


Join a vibrant, collegiate, multidisciplinary and diverse lab in a top-notch university in Southern California; close collaborations with and

Required: recent PhD, relevant experience in molecular neuroscience, genomics or epigenetics. Prior experience in (sc)RNA-seq and integrative analysis of (epi)genomics data is helpful.  Successful candidates will have a strong publication record, broad passion for neuroscience and a collegiate approach. The duration of the position is negotiable, with no upper limit.

Please submit a letter of interest, CV and names of three references to:

Tallie Z. Baram, MD, PhD

Danette Shepard Prof. Neurological Sciences

Bren and Distinguished Prof. Pediatrics, Anatomy/Neurobiology, Neurology

Director Conte Center @UCI

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