Doctoral/Postdoctoral positions in human genetics / Clinical neuroscience.

Doctoral/Postdoctoral positions in human genetics / Clinical neuroscience.

The group of Prof Sébastien Jacquemont is working on a large translational project covering clinical, genetics, genomics as well as neuroimaging aspects aiming at the characterization of the 16p11.2 rearrangements. This research program is done in tight collaboration with the LREN (Prof. B. Draganski) and the CIG (Prof A. Reymond). We are recruiting talented individuals with different levels of research experience and interests:


Clinical neuroscience, genetics and /or neuroimaging: This position requires a strong interest in clinical as well as statistical and translational work. The successful candidate will perform clinical phenotyping on a restricted set of standardized clinical measures. Clinical, Computational brain anatomy and genetic data will be analyzed in one integrated dataset. Candidates should be trained in medicine or psychology. French is a requirement for patient assessments.


This project offers a stimulating, young and international environment and is performed in state of the art facilities.

Candidates should contact:


Sébastien Jacquemont, MD

SNSF Assistant Professor

Service de génétique Médicale

CHUV, Lausanne

tel : (+41) 21 314 55 93

mobile : (+41) 79 556 86 65

tel secr : (+41) 21 314 33 76