Duke University, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience

Position ID:Duke-Center for Cognitive Neuroscience-POSTDOC1 [#19059]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27701, United States [map]
Subject Area: Psychology / Cognitive Neuroscience
Appl Deadline:2021/08/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/07/29, finished 2022/03/05, listed until 2022/04/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Cabeza lab at Duke University seeks a talented postdoctoral associate to conduct human research on the cognitive neuroscience of emotion. The position is supported by an NIH-funded grant that applies machine learning algorithms to decode emotions from fMRI and psychophysiological signals. State-of-the-art facilities include multimodal psychophysiology and research-dedicated 3T MRI scanners at Duke’s Brain Imaging and Analysis Center.

The position is initially for a one-year term but is renewable contingent upon satisfactory performance. Programming skills, expertise in fMRI, and PhD in Psychology, Neuroscience or related fields are prerequisites; experience with psychophysiology and/or machine learning tools are desirable.

Interested applicants should submit their CV, along with a research interest statement and contact information for 2 references, to robert.cabeza@duke.edu.

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Further Info:
308 Research Drive
Box 90999
Durham, NC 27708