Research Specialist in learning at Princeton

The Princeton Neuroscience Institute has a Research Specialist I position available in the lab of Professor Ken Norman. The research specialist will be assisting with new NIH-funded studies of how neural representations change as a function of learning. Depending on qualifications/interest, the research specialist may also assist with developing computational models of learning using deep neural networks. For more information on Professor Norman’s lab, see http://compmem.princeton.edu. Questions should be directed to Professor Norman at knorman@princeton.edu. This is a one-year term position with the possibility of renewal based of satisfactory performance and continued funding.

Applications should include a cover letter, a CV, and a list of at least two potential referees. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities encompass a wide range of tasks, including designing, programming, and executing behavioral, EEG, and fMRI experiments, data analysis, subject recruitment, and some administrative work.

Qualifications
Required: Bachelor’s degree in psychology, neuroscience, computer science, or a related quantitative field (e.g., physics, engineering)

Preferred Qualifications: Familiarity with machine learning methods for neural data analysis and strong programming skills

Original job ad found here: https://main.hercjobs.org/jobs/8996304/research-specialist-i

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