Postbaccalaureate Research Intern - Cognitive Neuroscience
The Hwang Lab for Neurocognitive Dynamics at The University of Iowa is seeking a Full Time, Postbaccalaureate Research Intern to assit our human cognitive neuroscience research projects. Our lab focuses on brain network mechanisms, cognitive control, and developmental processes with a strong emphasis on the human thalamocortical system and neural oscillations. We employed a wide variety of neuroimaging methods, including EEG, TMS, MRI, and lesion studies to address our research questions. The research intern is expected to carry out the following tasks:
Execute research protocols under the direction of the lab director and senior lab members.
Perform EEG and behavioral experiments, assist MRI data collection.
Assist neuroimaging data analyses.
Recruit and schedule research participants.
Lab management, participate in other research related tasks.
This position is ideal for someone ultimately interested in a career in research, for more details see https://research.uiowa.edu/students/post-baccalaureate-research-internship. Training and mentoring will be provided. The lab is a member of the newly formed Cognitive Control Collective (http://www.cognitivecontrol.net/), affiliated with the DeLTA Center and the Iowa Neuroscience Institute. We offer a collaborative research environment with easy access to research dedicated 3T and 7T MRI systems, TMS, EEG, neurosurgery patients, and a large lesion patient registry.
Work Schedule: Hours will vary according to needs of research study.
In order to be considered for this position please email a CV and cover letter email@example.com
Equal opportunity/affirmative action employer
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.