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Postdoctoral candidates and PhD students from all quantitative scientific
disciplines are encouraged to apply.


UC Berkeley undergraduates who are interested in animal behavior, microscopy or neurophysiology may apply for research internships. Students assist PhD students and postdocs in ongoing research.

Graduate Students

The Scott lab accepts graduate students from any of the graduate programs at
UC Berkeley, with most graduate students coming from the
Molecular and
Cellular Biology
and Helen Wills Neuroscience programs.

Postdoctoral fellows

The Scott lab is continuously accepting postdoctoral applications. Applications for postdoctoral positions should be emailed to and should include a CV and the names of three references.

A position is currently available for post-doctoral fellows with a strong background in electrophysiology and an interest in studying taste and taste-related information processing in the brain.