Postdoctoral Fellow in Clinical/Cognitive Neuroscience University of Haifa, Israel

31.03.2017
ESCOP

A two-year postdoctoral position in clinical/cognitive neuroscience is available in the Department of Psychology at the University of Haifa. The postdoc will be supervised by Dr. Roee Admon and Dr. Tomer Shechner on two major projects. The first project examines the association between brain functioning of anxious youth during fear learning and cognitive behavioral treatment for anxiety. This research project includes designing an fMRI task, recruiting anxious youth, collecting and analyzing fMRI data, and writing the results in peer-reviewed publications. The second project will focus on analyzing an existing data set from a large sample of a diverse psychopathological population. For this project, the postdoc will have the opportunity to conduct high-end neuroimaging analyses. We are looking for candidates who have experience in human neuroimaging research, preferably fMRI. More importantly, we are seeking candidates who are passionate and committed to clinical and neuroimaging research. The position is for two years starting May-September  2017. Following a positive evaluation, the appointment could be extended for a third year.Applications should be sent by email to tshechner@psy.haifa.ac.il and radmon@psy.haifa.ac.il and should include a CV, the names of 2 references, and the expected date of availability.