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Post Doc Instructions:
Please do not submit an application to this posting.� To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in �Applicant Special Instructions�.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Neurology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
NIH-funded postdoctoral research associate position to investigate task-based and resting-state functional connectivity MRI in Parkinson’s disease. Multiple ongoing studies with comprehensive neuroimaging, neurobiological, and behavioral assessments. Interdisciplinary research team representing cognitive neuroscience, neuropsychology, neurology, and physical therapy.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Trains under the supervision of Dr. Meghan Campbell, including (but not limited to):
Performs data collection, processing, and management.
Investigates individual-level and group-level fMRI markers of Parkinson’s disease.
Investigates the relationship of fMRI markers with other clinical and biological data.
Presents scientific work both inside and outside the University.
Assists with grant preparation and reporting.
Prepares and submits papers on scientific research.
May also assist with supervision and training of undergraduate/graduate students and research technicians.
Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience, biomedical engineering or a related field.
Experience with fMRI and MATLAB or other programming languages.
Base pay commensurate with experience.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Applicants should email a CV, statement of research goals, and three letters of reference to Meghan Campbell (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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