Research Fellow

University of Leeds - School of Psychology

Do you want to apply your technical skills to help solve real world problems? Do you have experience in working with brain computer interfaces or applying machine learning algorithms to large datasets? Would you like to join an exceptional team of collaborators in cognitive neuroscience, computer science and engineering to develop a novel commercial BCI system?

We are seeking a highly motivated Early Career Researcher to join the Perception-Action-Cognition group at University of Leeds to participate in an industry-funded research project working to develop and apply signal processing and machine learning techniques to human physiological data (i.e. electroencephalogram, movement).

This position will involve you leading on the research and development of a novel commercial system that tracks performance using EEG.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Faisal Mushtaq, School of Psychology, Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6640; Email:

Further Information

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. We will be happy to consider job share applications and are committed to flexible working for all our employees.

Location: Leeds - Main Campus

Faculty/Service: Faculty of Medicine & Health

School/Institute: School of Psychology

Category: Research

Contract Type: Fixed Term (1 May 2018 to 30 April 2019)

Closing Date: Monday 07 May 2018

Interview Date: Thursday 17 May 2018

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