The Smith Lab @ UMN is currently seeking creative, talented, and highly motivated scientists interested in investigating the development and function of cortical circuits. Experience with in vivo functional imaging is preferred, although we are also interested in individuals with a broad range of expertise, including computational neuroscience, molecular biology, and optical engineering.

Interested applicants should send a CV, a brief statement of research accomplishments and future interests, and the names of 3 references to

See our flyer here.


Graduate Students

The Smith Lab @ UMN accepts graduate students from the Graduate Program in Neuroscience, and is looking to add 1-2 students in the coming year. Students affiliated with other UMN programs should contact Gordon directly at