Physics Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Position ID:MIT-Physics Department-POSTDOCCS [#8379]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher, Cognitive Systems
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics
Appl Deadline:2016/12/01 (posted 2016/10/20)
Position Description:    

The MIT Physics Department invites applications for a postdoctoral research position to work with Professor Max Tegmark on the physics of intelligence, in partnership with Tomaso Poggio, Edward Boyden, Gabriel Kreiman and others associated with the Center for Brains, Minds & Machines (https://cbmm.mit.edu/about/people) and with a network of other collaborators. Research interests at the interface of theoretical physics, artificial intelligence and computational neuroscience are a strong plus. Candidates interested in exploring ways to test theories with state-of-the-art data and simulations are particularly welcome.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a brief description of research interests and goals and should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be uploaded to this site by December 1, 2016. Any inquiries should be sent to tegmark@mit.edu.



MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.


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