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Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Requisition Number STFR003677
Division/College College of Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Grade 10
Posting Date 04/21/2017
Responsibilities

Performs basic or applied research of a limited scope, primarily using existing theories and methods. Assists the supervisor in the interpretation and publication of results and grants. maintains the laboratory and may exercise functional supervision over supporting research staff. Primary responsibility is ensuring that the research is complete. The appointment generally does not extend beyond two years.

Qualifications

Must have a Ph.D. in Psychology or equivalent; be able to undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship; work under the supervision of a senior scholar.

Specific Requirements: Training in neuroimaging design and analysis (e.g. by using software packages such as FSL, SPM, AFNI, or custom software). Demonstrated ability to handle large datasets. Some experience with computer programming (e.g. Matlab, shell, python). Successful record of writing scientific manuscripts for publication.

Additional Information

This appointment is funded by an award received from an outside source. The duration of this position is contingent upon the continued availability of funding from this award at its current financial level.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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