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COVID-19 Update: Due to the current public health situation, Bear Lab is not accepting new hires at this time. Thank you for your understanding.

Join Us!

The Bear Lab welcomes applications from postdocs and graduate students.

Please send your CV and a letter of inquiry to Mark Bear at ( Up to 3 letters of reference may be requested.

Undergrads -- Looking for a UROP?

To check for available UROP positions go to

If interested, contact Arnold Heynen, Senior Research Scientist, with the following information:

  • Updated CV or resume.
  • One page letter describing:
    a. Area(s) of interest and previous knowledge in neuroscience.
    b. Personal statement detailing how the applicant expects to benefit from working in the Bear Lab and/or what the applicant hopes to contribute to the Bear Lab.
  • Letter(s) of recommendation from a professor or senior professional if requested.
  • Copy of academic transcripts if requested.