Title:  Postdoctoral Associate

Division:  Neuroscience
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  McNair Campus, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $50,004
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  2774
Job Purpose

This postdoctoral fellow position centers on the analysis of human intracranial electrophysiological data with a focus on cognitive neurophysiology. The position includes analysis of single unit and LFP data acquired from human subjects with intracranial electrodes. Analysis of the behavioral data associated with the cognitive tasks performed by the subjects is also critical. The end goal is to relate the neurophysiological and behavioral data to derive a deeper understanding of brain mechanisms of controlled decision-making. Other related activities include programming behavioral tasks, acquiring data, presenting at conferences, writing manuscripts, and assisting with grant writing.

Postdoctoral Associates are trainees working in an apprenticeship mode in preparation for a career as a scientific professional

Job Duties
  • Plan, direct and conduct specialized and advanced research experiments.
  • Evaluate and analyze data.
  • Establish new research protocols and procedures.
  • Summarize research findings and publish results in research journals.
  • Responsible for laboratory operations.
  • Supervise research staff.
Minimum Qualifications

Education: Ph.D in Basic Science, Health Science, or a related field.

Experience: None required.

FLSA Status






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