The Cognitive Neuroscience laboratory (https://www.mghihp.edu/research/cognitive-neuroscience-group, PI: Yael Arbel) in the department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston is seeking a full-time highly qualified and highly motivated postdoctoral research associate with an interest in developmental cognitive neuroscience. The position is funded by the NIH and involves the collection and analysis of behavioral and electrophysiological (Event Related Potentials, ERPs) measures to study learning in children with developmental language disorder (DLD).
Requirements: PhD or equivalent in cognitive neuroscience, developmental psychology, communication sciences and disorders or a related discipline; previous experience with the collection and analysis of ERP data; evidence of dissemination of research findings.
The initial commitment is for 2 years, with potential for extension
The postdoc will have the opportunity to engage in various aspects of the study, attend conferences, participate in grantsmanship training, contribute to manuscripts, and apply for external funding.
Interested applicants should submit an application via Taleo https://partners.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=3127882&lang=en
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. The position may begin as early as late summer 2020.
Yael Arbel, CCC-SLP, Ph.D.
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Co-Director, Cognitive Neuroscience Group (CNG)
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Charlestown Navy Yard
36 1st Avenue, Boston MA 02129
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