UCI Brain Circuit | February E-newsletter

UCI Brain sends out a monthly digest of upcoming brain-related events, news and positions from units across campus. Check out the complete event calendar and submit your event.

Upcoming Scientific Events

11th Annual Emerging Scientists Symposium

carol barnes

Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders

February 21, 2020
11:30 am – 5:00 pm

11th Annual Emerging Scientists Symposium hosted by REMIND & UCI MIND
Dr. Carol Barnes, PhD will give the keynote presentation at the REMIND and UCI MIND symposium.  Learn More

Fireside Chat with Joshua Gordon, MD, PhD

joshua gordon event

Conte Center @ UCI

February 24, 2020
5:30 pm

The Conte Center @UCI is hosting a Fireside Chat with Joshua Gordon, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health. This evening event is part of the Conte Center @UCI’s 7th Annual Symposium on Novel Technologies and the Brain. Learn More

Conte Center @UCI 7th Annual Symposium

brain waves

Conte Center @ UCI

February 25, 2020
9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Novel Technologies and the Brain
Keynotes by Anna Molofsky and Joshua Gordon; Talks by Michelle Khine, Kevin Beier, and Rob Spitale. Learn More

Annual Symposium Keynote Lecture: Anne V. Molofsky, M.D., Ph.D.

anne molofsky

Conte Center @ UCI

February 25, 2020
9:30 am – 10:30 am

Innate Immune Regulation of Neural Circuit Development and Learning
Dr. Anne V. Molofsky, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the UCSF School of Medicine, will give one of the keynote talks during the Conte Center @ UCI’s 7th Annual Symposium. Learn More

Annual Symposium Keynote Lecture: Joshua A. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D.

joshua gordon

February 25, 2020
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Opportunities and Challenges in Mental Health Research
Dr. Joshua Gordon, Director at the National Institute of Mental Health, will give one of the keynote talks during the Conte Center @ UCI’s 7th Annual Symposium. Learn More

Why Does Our Memory Decline With Age

professor stark

School of Biological Sciences

February 25, 2020
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

In his lecture, Professor Stark will cover his laboratory’s research into these age-related changes and how we can use sophisticated brain imaging and behavioral techniques to study the effects of aging on our memory. A question naturally arises from this work: Can we do anything to slow or reverse these changes? Learn More

In the News

brain research

UCI brings top minds together for brain research – Orange County Business Journal
January 20, 2020

lazy eye researchers

Putting the ‘lazy eye’ to work
January 16, 2020

maria shriver

Maria Shriver gives UC Irvine gender-related research on Alzheimer’s disease another boost
January 15, 2020

alzheimers crunch

The Alzheimer’s crunch
January 13, 2020
The UCI Brain community is expanding! Below are just a few of the many open positions at UCI. Visit our website to view all positions and to submit your open position for inclusion on our website.

New Positions

Faculty Position:

Health Sciences Assistant/Associate/Full Clinical Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Final Date: June 30th, 2020

Clinical Psychology Associate or Full Professor
Department of Cognitive Sciences
Final Date: Mar 31st, 2020

Postdoctoral Fellows / Project Scientists Positions:

Postdoctoral Scholar – Learning and Decision Neuroscience Lab
Department of Cognitive Sciences
Final Date: March 15th, 2020

Postdoctoral Scholar – Patterson Laboratory
Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior
Final Date: June 30th, 2020

Research Staff Positions:

Specialist Series- Clinical Translational Neuroscience Lab
Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior
Final Date: June 30th, 2020

Preclinical and Translational Imaging Center MRI Technician
Department of Pediatrics
Open Date

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