Scripps Florida - The Scripps Research Institute Department of Neuroscience

Department of Neuroscience


Postdoctoral Training

Postdoctoral training is emphasized in all laboratories in the Department of Neuroscience at Scripps Florida. This period of training following the Ph.D. is an essential part of the experience necessary for budding neuroscientists to obtain outstanding positions in academia and industry. The Department provides qualified appointees the opportunity to perform research and exchange scientific ideas in one of the foremost research organizations in the world.

All of the individual laboratories within the Department of Neuroscience are constantly seeking motivated postdoctoral fellows. Application for postdoctoral training within the Department is accomplished by contacting individual faculty members that have research programs of interest to the applicant. Funding for postdoctoral fellows is obtained from several different sources, including research grants to faculty members, individual postdoctoral fellowships from the federal government or other agencies, and from private foundations.

Interested individuals should contact directly the faculty members of their choice. For general information, please email: