Post-doctoral fellow in Computational Cognitive Neuroscience

Employer
Boston Children's Hospital
Location
Boston, Massachusetts
Salary
53000.00 - 56000.00
Posted
Oct 19, 2020
Closes
Dec 18, 2020
Research Area
Cognition, Development, Techniques
Position Type
Full Time

A. Description

  • The Computational Neuroscience Laboratory at Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School is seeking a postdoctocal fellow (who will have an academic appointment at Harvard Medical School) to conduct research in Computational Cogntive Neuroscience.
  • The position involves the development and application of novel Data Science techniques (particularly machine learning tools) to large-scale fMRI datasets with the goal to elucidate the diversity of the developing human brain. The project is at the intersection of human Neuroscience and Data Science. 
  • The postdoctoral fellow will interact with an inter-disciplinary team of researchers from multiple institutions and will have opportunities for cross-disciplinary training.
  • The position is funded by the National Science Foundation
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  • Academic appointment through Harvard Med School; Employment through Boston Children's Hospital
  • Generous benefits (including 30 days of vacation) are offered through Boston Children's Hospital
  • The position includes a number of training opportunities for career development through Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital

B. Requirements:

PhD in Cognitive or Computational Neuroscience 

Extensive experience in fMRI analysis and experience in machine learning/data science methods.

Extensive experience in Matlab and/or C/C++ programming is also required.

Interested candidates should email their CV and list of 3 references to Dr Stamoulis: 

caterina.stamoulis@childrens.harvard.edu

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