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Jeffery Lab

Kate Jeffery
Climbing rat
Grid cell spatial autocorrelation
 
 

POSTDOC POSITIONS AVAILABLE to work on a 5-year Wellcome-funded project entitled "Neural encoding of complex space". 

If interested, please email me for further details.

 
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  Good news!: The lab has recently been awarded a five-year Wellcome Investigator Award to pursue its study of complex space. The grant funds three postdocs and we will be looking at place, head direction and grid cells in multi-compartmented and three-dimensional spaces.
 
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My lab is interested in how neurons encode complex space. The pictures above show (middle) a rat exploring a complex vertical space, and (right) the activity profile of a single spatial neuron, a grid cell. See Research for more info about what we are interested in.

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My address and contact details are:

Prof KJ Jeffery
Institute of Behavioural Neuroscience
Department of Experimental Psychology
Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
26 Bedford Way
London WC1H 0AP
tel: 020 7679 5308
email: k.jeffery@ucl.ac.uk