UCI Brain Circuit | September 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 Virtual Events

August 28, 2020
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Balancing Brain Plasticity/Stability
The Conte Center @ UCI welcomes Dr. Takao Hensch, Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University. Learn More

September 4, 2020
11:00 am – 11:30 am

Lindsay Hohsfield, Ph.D., from the Green Lab, will be talking about the role of immune cells in Alzheimer’s disease. Learn More

September 10, 2020
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn how new technologies are being used to accelerate science and care for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Join international experts for UCI MIND and Alzheimer’s Orange County’s first-ever free virtual conference in its 30-year history.
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September 16, 2020
8:00 am – 9:30 pm

Join the Center for the Study of Cannabis for their virtual symposium on Cannabis in a Changing Brain: The Evolving Impact of Cannabinoids Across the Lifespan. This event will include lectures from international researchers and UCI Impact of Cannabis Across the Lifespan (ICAL) members as well as a round table on The Challenge of Cannabis Use in AdolescenceLearn More

September 17, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Vanesa Nieto-Estevez, a postdoc in Jenny Hsieh’s lab at UTSA, will present her latest epilepsy-related research. This event is part of the NextGen Epilepsy Seminar Series which features postdocs and graduate students. This event is sponsored by the Epilepsy Research Center and the Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology. Learn More

September 22, 2020
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Applications of Single Cell Epigenomics to Neuroscience
Dr. Bing Ren is a Member of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research (LICR) and Professor of Molecular Medicine at the University of California, San Diego. He will present the inaugural seminar of the UCI Center for the Neural Circuit Mapping.
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September 22, 2020
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Boris Bernhardt is a cognitive scientist with expertise in neuroimaging, network neuroscience, and statistical learning. He is an assistant professor of neurology and neurosurgery at McGill University and heads the Multimodal Imaging and Connectome Analysis Lab. Learn More

New Positions

The UCI Brain community is hiring. Below are a few of the open positions at UCI. Visit our website to view all positions and to submit your open position for inclusion on our website.

Faculty Position:

Specialist Series
School of Medicine – Neurosurgery
Final Date: June 15, 2021

Neurobiology & Behavior Part Time Lecturer – Spring 2020
The Department of Neurobiology & Behavior
Final Date: December 31, 2020

Postdoctoral Fellows / Project Scientists Positions:

Project Scientist – Open Positions in Anatomy and Neurobiology
School of Medicine – Anatomy and Neurobiology
Final Date: June 30, 2021

Specialist – Open Positions in Anatomy and Neurobiology
School of Medicine – Anatomy and Neurobiology
Final Date: June 30, 2021

Research Staff Positions:

Preclinical and Translational Imaging Center MRI Technician
Department of Pediatrics
Open until filled

La Spada Research Program – SRA I/II recruitment for Mouse Colony Manager
The laboratory of Dr. Albert La Spada
Open until filled

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