Post-doc in Evolution of brain development in cavefish

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  • Type d'offre : CDD
  • Ville : Saclay (proche Paris) - France
  • Statut : Recrutement en cours
Date d'arrivée à l'ITMO : Jeudi 23 Septembre 2021

Post-doc in Evolution of brain development in cavefish






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Post-doc in Evolution of brain development in cavefish, Paris-Saclay Institute of Neuroscience (

The candidate will contribute to research projects supported by an Equipe FRM grant entitled «Neurogenetics of the blind cavefish, Astyanax mexicanus».
The candidate will work in the team "Development and Evolution of the Forebrain" headed by Sylvie Rétaux, at the Paris-Saclay Institute of Neuroscience (Neuro-PSI) on the campus of Saclay (25km south of Paris). His/her central project will be to develop and perform comparative scRNA-Seq and functional analyses on Astyanax cavefish and surface fish.

We are seeking candidatures of highly motivated individuals, preferably with background in fish developmental biology and experience in scRNA-Seq. Interest for evo-devo will be a plus.

The postdoctoral contract will start early 2022 for one year, with possible extension.
Candidates should apply on the CNRS recruitment website at:

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Type d'emploi

Post-Doctorat - Post-Doctoral position

Type de contrat


Rémunération brut mensuelles

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Date limite de candidature

30 november 2021

Date début de fonction

Early 2022

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