|Salary:||£42,405 to £49,785 per annum, including London Weighting Allowance.|
|Placed On:||21st September 2023|
|Closes:||18th October 2023|
Closing date: 18 October 2023
We are seeking a postdoctoral research associate in cognitive/computational neuroscience with a primary interest in EEG research and methods. The position will focus on a research project aiming to investigate a novel non-invasive method of brain modulation as a treatment for mild cognitive impairment and dementia. The successful applicant should also be open to research using datasets on other conditions, including ADHD. The ideal candidate will demonstrate enthusiasm to contribute new knowledge, openness to learn new approaches and willingness to contribute across sectors (academia, industry).
Applicants must have a PhD (or submitted at time of appointment) in a relevant area (neuroscience, engineering, cognitive psychology, mathematics, computer science) with extensive experience of EEG data analysis and coding in various programmes, including MATLAB and Python.
The successful applicant will be based at the Social Genetic Developmental Psychiatry Centre at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London, and will work closely with Dr Gráinne McLoughlin, Prof Dominic Ffytche, and our collaborators at University College Cork, led by Dr Alexander Khalil.
This post will be offered on a full-time, fixed term contract until 31 December 2024.
The above list of responsibilities may not be exhaustive, and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks and responsibilities as may reasonably be expected within the scope and grading of the post.Skills, knowledge, and experience
Please note that this is a PhD level role but candidates who have submitted their thesis and are awaiting award of their PhDs will be considered. In these circumstances the appointment will be made at Grade 5, spine point 30 with the title of Research Assistant. Upon confirmation of the award of the PhD, the job title will become Research Associate and the salary will increase to Grade 6.Further information
This post is subject to Disclosure and Barring Service and Occupational Health clearance.
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