Postdoctoral position in Vision and Cognitive Neuroscience, Dartmouth College

Postdoctoral position in Vision and Cognitive Neuroscience, Dartmouth College

Professors Emily Cooper (Dartmouth College) and Allyson Mackey (Univ. of Pennsylvania) are seeking a postdoctoral researcher to join a collaborative research team investigating the relationship between perceptual and cognitive neuroplasticity in humans. More information about our research can be found at our lab websites:

http://www.emilyacooper.org http://www.allysonmackey.com

The position involves conducting research on visual perception and working memory, using both behavioral and brain-based measures (fMRI, DTI). Applicants should have substantial experience with human brain imaging techniques, and an interest in conducting cross-disciplinary research. Applicants must also have finished their PhD in a related field (e.g., psychology, neuroscience, vision science). Strong computational and programming skills are necessary, as well as strong communication skills and a record of research productivity.

The expected start date is sometime in the summer or fall of 2017, and the position will be located in the Dartmouth College Dept. of Psychological and Brain Sciences.

Dartmouth College is an Ivy League University located in Hanover, New Hampshire. The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences offers an active and multi-disciplinary research environment with 25 faculty studying topics that range from vision science to behavioral and computational neuroscience to social psychology. The college campus is located in a scenic area on the Connecticut River.

Applicants should send a brief statement of interest, CV, and names of three references (letters requested later) to Emily Cooper ([email protected]).