Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Cambridge, Massachusetts
March 01 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type
PhD Fellowship


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) – McGovern Institute

Cambridge, MA 

MIT’s McGovern Institute currently has postdoctoral opportunities for soon-to-be or recent PhD graduates in neuroscience, psychology, molecular and cell biology, biological engineering, or a related field. Underrepresented individuals in neuroscience, including, but not limited to women, African Americans, Native Americans, Pacific Islanders, Hispanics, and those with disabilities or from disadvantaged backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. MIT is a non-discriminatory/affirmative action equal opportunity employer.

Research opportunities are available in the following research areas: brain imaging, cellular and molecular neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience, computational neuroscience, genome engineering, neuroengineering, neuroethology, and systems neuroscience.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Please submit the following information to Jill Crittenden at for consideration:

  • A curriculum vitae, including a summary of the applicant’s educational and training record.
  • Personal statement relating past experiences and career goals; overview of the applicant’s prior research experience; and a list of publications with statements of significance.
  • Indicate which PI(s) or lab(s) you are interested in working with and include a statement of your proposed research for the postdoctoral phase.
  • Please indicate citizenship status – US citizen/Green card holder or visa sponsorship required.

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin. MIT’s full policy on nondiscrimination can be found at

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