Postdoctoral position in Cognitive Neuroscience

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Mar 04, 2020
Aug 31, 2020
Research Area
Position Type
Full Time
Entry Level

A postdoctoral position in cognitive neuroscience is available in Dr. Xiaoqian Chai’s lab at the Montreal Neurological Institute at McGill University, Canada. Our research program focuses on how large-scale brain networks support cognitive functions during healthy and atypical development and how genes and environment/experience influence brain organization.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop their own research questions.

The ideal candidate will have experience in cognitive neuroscience and have strong quantitative and computational skills. Expertise with fMRI is preferred.  A PhD in a related field such as neuroscience, biomedical engineering, psychology, or cognitive sciences is required. Must be within 4 years of obtaining PhD. 

This full-time position with benefits is fully funded for two years with an initial appointment of one year. There is also the possibility of extending the position beyond the first two funded years. The start date is flexible.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, CV, brief research statement, relevant publications, and contact details for two academic references to Lab website:






 Must be within 4 years of completion of PhD.