Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pain Neuroimaging

Employer
University of Maryland at Baltimore
Location
Maryland, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Apr 11, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biotechnology & Bioengineering, Other Science & Technology, Statistics, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Other Social & Behavioral Sciences, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Research Administration
Employment Level
Fellowship
Employment Type
Full Time


DESCRIPTION: A postdoctoral fellowship is available in the lab of Dr. Joyce Da Silva, in the Department of Neural and Pain Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. For information about the laboratory, see our page . The fellow will work as part of a multidisciplinary team led by Joyce Da Silva and David Seminowicz (Western University, Canada). Several neuroimaging studies on pain and emotion mechanisms in humans and rodents involving EEG, fMRI, and simultaneous EEG-fMRI are ongoing or soon to begin in the lab. We seek motivated candidates with experience in neuroimaging data collection and analysis, pain research, machine learning, and/or multivariate statistical analysis approaches for large datasets.

The University of Maryland offers competitive compensation and benefits for postdoctoral fellows. Salary support is available for up to four years.

The candidate will have access to a state-of-the-art neuroimaging suite as well as travel opportunities to our collaboration site in Canada. We also collaborate closely with our neighbor pain researchers at Johns Hopkins University.

FOR MORE INFORMATION – informal enquiries are encouraged – or to apply, please email jteixeira@umaryland.edu . Applications should include a CV, cover letter, research interests, and contact information for at least three references.

Qualifications :

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS : Applicants must hold a PhD or MD and appropriate research experience. Skill in programming statistical and data analysis systems (Matlab, R, Python), machine learning, knowledge of neuroimaging techniques (fMRI, EEG) and human and/or animal research experience preferred. PhD in physics, biomedical engineering or neuroscience are encouraged.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for a disability, for any part of the employment process, please contact us at HRJobs@umaryland.edu and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

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