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Postdoctoral Fellowship Available at Stanford University


Stanford, California, USA

Stanford University

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01/06/2014

The Stanford Cognitive and Systems Neuroscience Laboratory (http://cosyne.stanford.edu) invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in developmental cognitive neuroscience and learning disabilities research. The lab provides a unique multidisciplinary and collaborative environment for conducting research on brain and cognitive development. The fellow will participate in ongoing studies of cognitive training and brain plasticity in children, with a focus on numerical cognition, reasoning and problem solving in typically developing children and in children with learning disabilities. The fellow will be expected to develop a vigorous research program that contributes to, and complements, ongoing research studies. The fellow will have access to state-of-the-art brain imaging, computational and cognitive testing facilities, and training in advanced computational techniques for MRI, fMRI, and DTI analysis will be provided. Candidates are expected to have a strong research background in relevant areas of cognitive neuroscience and psychology, as well as excellent writing, communication and inter-personal skills. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience, cognitive science or a closely related discipline.

To apply, please email a CV, statement of research interests, and relevant background, in PDF format titled YourName_CV.pdf, YourName_Statement.pdf, and YourName_Background.pdf, as well as three letters emailed in confidence to Suzanna Chan at postdoc.stanford.cosyne@gmail.com. The position is open and available until filled.

    When applying for this position, please mention you saw this ad in the APS Postdoc Exchange.

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