Postdoc Research Associate - Neurology
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Washington University in St. Louis
Open Until Filled
Post Doc Instructions
Please do not submit an application to this posting. To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in “Applicant Special Instructions”.
Department Name/Job Location
This position is in the Department of Neurology. The position is located at the Medical School Campus.
Applications are invited for a post doctoral position within the Departments of Neurology and Radiology at Washington University in St. Louis. Research focuses on the application of functional MRI methods to neurodegenerative diseases (including Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and HIV Associated Dementia (HAD)). This research investigates the impact of functional neuroimaging measures (including arterial spin labeling (ASL) and resting state blood oxygen dependent (BOLD) imaging) as a biomarker for neurodegenerative diseases. Opportunities will be provided for pursuing personal research interests if applicable. Writing manuscripts and applying for independent grants will be strongly encouraged.
The qualified candidate should have at least a degree in neurosciences, psychology, bioengineering, physics, computer science, or other related fields. Previous experience with computational methods and neuroimaging programs (e.g. Unix, C/C++, MatLab, SPM, AFNI, Freesurfer) is preferred and would allow for more individualized studies. Strong facility with statistical analyses is also desired.
The hiring range for this position is commensurate with experience.
Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.
Applicant Special Instructions
To apply, please send a letter of interest and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be sent to the address below. Only applicants considered for employment will be contacted.
Beau Ances MD, PhD
Department of Neurology
Washington University in Saint Louis
660 South Euclid Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63110
Washington University in St. Louis is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women, ethnic minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
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