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Offering Institution:Kungliga Teskniska Högskolan Stockholm
Job Title:Ph.D. Student in Stockholm/Sweden
Description:Ph.D. Student in Stockholm/Sweden
Application deadline: 2007-04-20
Duration: 4 years
Institution: Karolinska Institutet
Department: Neuroscience (

Job Description

The project involve collaboration with the National institutes of
health (NIH)The student should spend a minimum of 12 months of the
project period in the NIH laboratory.

Title: Gating of cortical commands by the basal ganglia combined
computational and experimental investigation
Project: Basal ganglia processing of cortical signals is critical for
selection and initiation of motor and cognitive actions.

Abnormal function includes disorders such as Parkinson's disease. This
project focuses on the question how the striatum, the input stage of
the basal ganglia, shapes and processes cortical inputs. The
methodological approach is a combination of biophysically detailed
computational models and physiological experiments.

Specific requirements: Applicants should have a background in
mathematics,physics, engineering, chemistry or neuroscience with some
computational skills.

Link to position announcement:

Contact Information

Jeanette Hellgren Kotaleski
Registrator, Karolinska Institutet
17177 Stockholm

Mark the application 1544/07-607
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20 January 2010