Job ID: 4360

Post-doctoral position in Hamburg/Germany

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 31 August 2021

Contract Length: 3 years

City: Hamburg

Country: Germany

Institution: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf

Department: Dept. of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology

Description:

The Department of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf is offering a Postdoctoral researcher position in cognitive neuroscience.

The postdoc position is associated with the Collaborative Research Center (SFB 936) “Multi-Site Communication in the Brain” (www.sfb936.net) and the Transregional Collaborative Research Center (SFB TRR 169) “Crossmodal Learning” (www.crossmodal-learning.org/home.html). As a University of Excellence, Hamburg is one of the strongest research universities in Germany (www.uni-hamburg.de/en/exzellenz.html). The project will be based at the Dept. of Neurophysiology and Pathophysiology (www.uke.de/neurophysiology) and will be supervised by Prof. Andreas K. Engel and Dr. Till Schneider.

The planned experiments will focus on the analysis of dynamic large-scale interactions in the brain and the characterization of functional networks involved in multisensory task switching and crossmodal learning.

Requirements: PhD in neuroscience, biological psychology, biomedical engineering or a related discipline; profound experience with experimental research, solid programming skills (Matlab, Python or equivalent) and solid knowledge in statistical testing (R, SPSS or equivalent); strong interest in multisensory research; experience in human EEG/MEG studies or biosignal analysis is advantageous; proficiency in oral and written English.
Please send informal inquiries and applications (including a statement of motivation, CV including a list of publications and presentations, degree certificates, and contact details of two referees) to Dr. Till Schneider (t.schneider@uke.de).

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Salary depends on experience and is based on German regulations (TV-L 13). The appointment will be for 3 years initially with the possibility for continuation.

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