The School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences
Postdoctoral Research Associate - Neuroscience and Psychometrics Research Lab (pbu130417)
The Neuroscience and Psychometrics Research Lab at The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) and The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UTSW) is seeking a postdoctoral research associate to design, conduct, and analyze neuroimaging and behavioral studies of working memory in normal, aging, and impaired groups (including dementia, multiple sclerosis, and Gulf War-related syndromes).
UTD and UTSW have embarked on a multi-million dollar expansion of human neuroscience research that includes a new 6-story $60M Advanced Imaging Research Center (AIRC), Center for Brain Health and laboratories focused on research in neurocognitive aging and disease. These formal academic and administrative entities support neuroscientists, radiologists, neurologists, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, engineers, chemists, biomedical engineers, and computer scientists in the development and application of burgeoning imaging technologies in human neuroscience research.
The NPR lab is comprised of 3 state-of-the-art laboratories at the UTD main campus, the Center for Brain Health, and the AIRC. The AIRC houses several high-field, research-dedicated MR systems including research-dedicated Philips 3T and 7T Human systems. Experience with Linux/UNIX, MatIab, IOL, C++, and fMRl data analysis tools is preferred.
Indication of gender and ethnicity for affirmative action statistical purposes is requested as part of the application. Official transcripts must be submitted to the Faculty Records Office prior to the first day of official employment for those applicants selected to teach at the University.
Curriculum vitae, a letter of application with a summary of research history, research interests and descriptions of educational background and teaching experience, and at least three letters of reference should be submitted via the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM available below.
Posted on: Apr 17, 2013
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