Braincity is seeking to hire four new group leaders who will join the founding groups of Leszek Kaczmarek and Ewelina Knapska to form a center of excellence for neuroscience with a focus on carrying out fundamental research in neuroplasticity with relevance to human disease. New group leaders will be provided with dedicated laboratory space and core funding to cover start-up and running costs for a group of 4-5 members and subsidized access to animal and core facilities.

Successful candidates are expected to:

Applications should include:

Materials should be deposited before May 17, 2019, 23:59 CEST.

It is expected that shortlisted candidates will be notified in early June and interviews will take place at the Nencki Institute on July 22-23, 2019.

Further information related to the scientific programme can be obtained by contacting Leszek Kaczmarek ( and Ewelina Knapska (

For other inquiries please contact Marta Rucinska (