Company:  Confidential

Job Title: Computational Post Doc- Klindt Lab

Job Number: 79030

Location: Cold Spring Harbor, US

Job Description

Position Description

A postdoctoral position in computational neuroscience /machine learning is available in Dr. David Klindt’s research group at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY.
We are looking for outstanding candidates for computational postdoctoral positions broadly interested in using machine learning, computational neuroscience and computational biology. The position is open under specific projects as well as general research involving the applications of methods from machine learning, computer vision and computational neuroscience with the goal to understand the complex system such as neural networks, brain functions, or molecular shapes. For more information, contact [Please click the Apply button for the link or email].

Position Requirements

PhD in Computational Neuroscience, Machine Learning, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Neuroscience, or related quantitative discipline, strong programming skills, publications in machine learning conferences or neuroscience journals, and experience or interest in neuroscience and collaborating with experimentalists.

Candidates from the biological sciences should have experience with scientific programming including the usage of Python and deep learning frameworks such as Pytorch, JAX, or Tensorflow.  Candidates from the physical/mathematical sciences should have prior exposure to research in the biological sciences including research in computational neuroscience or computational structural biology (e.g. familiarity with CryoEM models).


Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned biomedical research institution in New York. It has shaped contemporary biomedical research and is the home of eight Nobel Prize laureates. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory provides a highly dynamic and interactive research environment and also a unique opportunity of timely exposure to advances in various biomedical research fields and of interaction with a broad range of researchers from all over the world through its renowned Meetings and Courses program. We believe that science is for everyone. We have had researchers with a variety of backgrounds and believe in the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Compensation & Benefits

Our employees are compensated in many ways for their contributions to our mission, including competitive pay, exceptional health benefits, retirement plans, paid time off, and a range of recognition and wellness programs. Visit our CSHL Benefits , Postdoctoral Landing & Postdoctoral Fellow Stipend Schedule (Download PDF reader) (Download PDF reader) (Download PDF reader)  sites to learn more. The salary for this role is $76,440 per annum. The salary range or hourly rate listed is a good faith determination of potential base compensation that may be offered to a successful applicant for this position at the time of this job advertisement and may be modified in the future. When determining a base salary and/or rate, several factors may be considered as applicable (e.g., years of relevant experience, education, credentials, and internal equity).

We strongly recommend to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 however; it is not a requirement for employment.

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Application Deadline: 2024-11-16


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