Carrying-out administrative duties such as ordering equipment, maintaining paperwork and electronic
Materials, and the general maintenance of the day-to-day operations of the lab
Research oriented tasks include:
Training/testing human subjects in both neuroimaging (fMRI & fNIRS), eye-tracking and behavioral experiments
Designing and programming experiments
Analyzing experimental data
Preparing manuscripts for publication
Assists with the installation, sets up and performs experiments; interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
May assist recruiting and scheduling research subjects; assisting with developing or amending study protocols; assisting with developing data collection tools; assisting with building databases; and providing general administrative support. Is developing skills in research techniques or methods, regulatory policies and procedures, and relevant scientific field.
Performs other related work as needed.
A bachelor's (or higher) in cognitive science, neuroscience, computer science, psychology, biology, math or other related fields.
Research experience in cognitive neuroscience (e.g., conducting and analyzing fMRI studies) would be ideal
Strong math and computer programming skills (especially MATLAB, R and/or Python), though we will help to improve candidateâ™s computational skills through lab training and collaborative research projects
Should be self-motivated, independent, and reliable
Strong organizational and communication skills are essential
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