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Positions Available

Our lab is periodically recruiting postdoctoral investigators, PhD students, and undergraduate students (tesisti laureandi).

Postdoctoral Positions

There is one postdoctoral position currently open in the lab. The instructions to apply for this position can be found here:

The deadline to apply for this opening is January 23th, 2023 at 1PM.

Details can be found at this link

You can also directly contact Davide Zoccolan by e-mail ( to inquire about this post.  

PhD Positions

We welcome applications from candidate PhD students. Graduate students in the lab will attend SISSA PhD Program in Cognitive Neuroscience, and will be part of a vibrant and diverse community of internationally recognized biologists, physicists and mathematicians.

Applications are welcomed from candidates with a Bachelor or Master degree in Biological Sciences, as well as Physics, Engineering or Computer Science. Candidates are invited to contact Davide Zoccolan by e-mail ( to discuss about their background and research interests.

Relevant deadlines and application procedures for applying to SISSA PhD program can be found on SISSA web site.

Undergraduate Positions (opportunità per tesi di Laurea)

Undergraduate students (laureandi) in the process of obtaining their Bachelor Degree (Laurea Magistralis) and looking for thesis opportunities are invited to contact Davide Zoccolan to discuss potential thesis projects (undergraduate fellowships may be available upon request).