The University of Texas at Dallas School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

The Ploski Lab


We are currently looking to fill open positions for PhD candidates for the Cognition and Neuroscience program.

Our research is interdisciplinary, focusing on the fields of Neuroscience, Molecular Cell Biology, Psychiatry and Psychology. If you have an interest in the molecular basis of: synaptic plasticity, emotion, learning & memory, behavior and/or psychiatric disorders then you will likely be a good fit for our lab.

The qualities that we seek in applicants are:

  • Self motivated
  • Ambitious
  • Hard working
  • Curious
  • Intelligence
  • Prior laboratory experience
  • Attention to detail

If you think you would like to join our lab, please contact me directly:

Jonathan Ploski, PhD
Office: BSB 10.534
Phone: 972-883-2014
[email protected]

Open Positions

Neurons of the rat Lateral nucleus of the amygdala (LA) infected with recombinant Lentivirus expressing Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP) in a neuron specific manner.