|Advertising Ends on:||Extended Until Position is Filled|
|Advertising Started on:||Tuesday, June 27th, 2017|
|College:||College of Liberal Arts & Sciences|
|Department:||Psychological and Brain Sciences|
|Salary:||$47,484.00 to Commensurate|
|Full/Part Time Status:||Full Time|
The Cognitive Neurology Laboratory at the University of Iowa, directed by Dr. Jan R. Wessel, Ph.D., is looking for a post-doctoral researcher effective immediately. The lab studies cognitive control in humans, and is especially interested in the processing of errors / unexpected events and their effects on behavior and cognition.
The lab uses all methods of human cognitive neuroscience, with an emphasis on intra- and extracranial electrophysiology (EEG, ECoG, and LFP recordings), as well as Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation. The lab is equipped with two TMS/fMRI compatible EEG systems, an rTMS system, and a dual-pulse TMS system for motor system probes (SICI, LICI, MEP). Furthermore, the we collaborate with the Neurosurgery Department at the University of Iowa on intrasurgical recordings, and have scanning time in the on-site 3T/7T human fMRI facility.
More information on the lab can be found at www.wessellab.org.
The position is funded for two years, with a potential for renewal after that period. The post-doctoral scholar is expected to perform research related to the lab’s broad mission, and to establish their own research projects within that framework.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Psychology, Neuroscience, Biomedical Engineering, or a related discipline, as well as an established publication record in the field of cognitive control and / or human cognitive neuroscience.
Proficiency with MATLAB and at least one human imaging method (EEG, fMRI, TMS) is a prerequisite for the position.
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