POST-DOCTORAL POSITION IN PERINATAL BRAIN RESEARCH USING EVENT-RELATED POTENTIALS AND THERAPIES (01/2016)
Center for Perinatal Research, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Applications are invited for a post-doctoral researcher to work with Dr. Nathalie Maitre and her group on the project “Early Childhood Constraint Therapy for Sensory/Motor Impairment in Cerebral Palsy”, funded by a grant from the National Institutes of Health.
RiSE - Roche internship for Scientific Exchange – for brain RNA sequencing of rat autism model (9 months)
The Neuroscience Disease and Translational Area oversees the discovery, research and development of novel treatments for diseases such as autism, schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s disease. The RiSE program (Roche Internships for Scientific Exchange) offers the most talented postgraduate students the opportunity to enhance their competencies and to gain valuable work experience with us.
The full-time internship is for a PhD candidate who is currently conducting her/his project, is paid and free accommodation can be offered. Please see here for more information.
Post-Doctoral position in the Brain and Language Lab (11/15)
Applications are invited for a Post-Doctoral position in the Brain and Language Lab (www.brainandlanguagelab.org) at the University of Geneva. The position is for 2 years (or more), and will be at the new Biotech Campus (http://www.campusbiotech.ch/en/).
Candidates should have a degree in Cognitive Neuroscience, Biomedical Engineering, Computational Neuroscience or a related field, and should have solid experience in brain imaging data analysis, computational modelling, pattern recognition, machine learning, statistics and programming. The projects will involve the use and development of computational morphometry and of computational modeling to study auditory cortex structure and function in healthy individuals, in experts and in individuals with dyslexia.
The salary is competitive, starting salary at ~ 69, 000 CHF/year (~ 81, 000 CHF/year as of August 2016) depending on experience.
The position is available immediately, and applications will be considered until the position is filled. Informal inquiries can be addressed to Narly Golestani (Narly.Golestani@unige.ch). Applications including a CV, a statement of research interests, and the names and full contact details of three referees should be sent to: Narly.Golestani@unige.ch.