Postdoctoral Position in MEG and Cognitive Neuroscience

University of Aarhus - Department of Clinical Medicine

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral scientist to support MEG and EEG research at the Center of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience (CFIN), Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University, Denmark.

The postholder’s research will be centred (1) on using MEG/EEG to study spatio-temporal dynamics of the neural activity underlying speech and language processing in the human brain, (3) on carrying out specific scientific research in collaboration with line manager and o ther team members, as well as (3) on liaising with other E/MEG users and taking part in E/MEG support and development at CFIN. Ideal candidates will have experience in neuroimaging and in language research. Previous experience in using EEG or/and MEG is essential. Eligible candidates should hold a PhD or similar degree in a relevant discipline, including (but not limited to) neuroscience, psychology, neuroinformatics or psycholinguisitcs. The position is to be filled from September 1 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter possible and is initially open for 2.5 years with a possibility of extension and/or permanent post for a good candidate.

CFIN is an international multidisciplinary research centre based at Aarhus University’s Institute for Clinical Medicine, Denmark. Our research groups are supported by state-of-the-art cognitive neuroscience facilities including research-only 306-channel TRIUX MEG system (Elekta Neuromag), fMRI systems (Siemens TIMTrio 3T, Magnetom Skyra 3T), PET, navigated TMS, EEG, eye-tracking equipment, Two-Photon Microscopy, etc., and have well-established clinical and other collaborations. Aarhus University provides an inspiring international research environment with top neuroscience facilities. Aarhus is a dynamic university city, set on a beautiful seaside and surrounded by nature; it offers very high living standards, rich cultural and intellectual life, outdoor activities, excellent restaurant/nightlife scene etc.

Additional information regarding this position can be obtained by contacting Professor Yury Shtyrov, head of MEG/EEG, CFIN, Aarhus University.

Read the full job description and apply online here

Application deadline: 14/6/2018

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