Postdoctoral Fellowship in Developmental Social Neuroscience
Bloomington, Indiana, United States
The Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Lab at Indiana University, Bloomington (http://www.indiana.edu/~dcnlab/index.html) invites applications for a postdoctoral position. The fellow will be primarily involved in a project investigating the early development of social attention, action understanding, and theory of mind. This is an ideal position for a new PhD interested in further developing research skills and publishing peer-reviewed articles. The position will be available for one year with the possibility of renewal for a second year. The anticipated starting date is July 1, 2014.
Qualifications: The candidate must have a PhD in psychology, neuroscience or a related field, as well as an excellent background in developmental psychology and some knowledge of cognitive or social neuroscience. The following skills are highly desirable: a strong programming background (e.g., Matlab; Psych Toolbox), experience with eye tracking methods and analyses, experience with EEG and ERP methods and analyses, and experience with multivariate statistics. Primary responsibilities will include enormous enthusiasm for research and scholarship, preparation of journal manuscripts, undergraduate student mentorship and other research related duties as assigned.
Salary and benefits will conform to NIH postdoctoral rates. To apply, please email a CV, statement of research interests and relevant background, as well as three letters of recommendation to Bennett I. Bertenthal (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin March 1, 2014. Indiana University is an Equal-Opportunity/Affirmative-Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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