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Available Lab positions:

There is an open PhD position for a motivated student to join the lab and our collaborative research squad with the Research Training Group 2413 SynAGE, supported by the German Research Foundation. The position has a salary of TV-L E13 (65%) starting early 2025 with an initial funding period of 3 years. 

If we have offers for Post-doctoral fellows, they will be published here. In addition, we are happy to support applications for external fellowships. 

If you are interested in neuroanatomy, microscopy techniques, or animal behavioural paradigms and would like to get some research experience as an undergraduate research assistant or complete a Masters degree, please send an informal enquiry.

For all enquiries, please email Janelle Pakan (

Group Leader

Prof. Dr. Janelle Pakan

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Dr. Julia Henschke


LSA Post-Doctoral Fellow

Dr. Evelyn Dylda



PhD Student

Adrian Wendlandt

PhD Student

Dr. med. Konstantin Schlaaff

PhD Student

A. Price​

Co-supervised with Motoharu Yoshida
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MSc Student

Miriam Lucy Madu

MSc Integrative Neuroscience, OVGU
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Research Assistants

Current: Laura Loaiza Carvajal, Ridhim Joshi

Alumni: Nicole D'Souza, Mojdeh Azarnia
Cathleen Knape

Research Technician

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